The Napthine Government has cut funding to a program to assist bushfire-prone communities to improve preparation, fire awareness and education.
Topic: "bushfire response"
The Napthine Government’s fire alert system is already malfunctioning ahead of the bushfire season, with nearly half a million Victorians incorrectly sent bushfire danger alerts over the weekend.
The Napthine Liberal National Government has failed to respond to calls in the Victorian Parliament for a timeline on when four community fire refuges will be operational.
The Baillieu Government has given no guarantee that essential radio communication systems for emergency services will be fully operational for the start of the bushfire season.
The Baillieu Government is playing politics with Victoria’s bushfire preparation blaming the Federal Government for its own shortfalls.
Premier Ted Baillieu hasn’t guaranteed that vital communication equipment for the Country Fire Authority will be operational during this year’s bushfire season.
The Baillieu Government has failed to implement key recommendations from the Bushfire Royal Commission (BRC).
The Bailleu-Ryan Government must immediately investigate the performance of Victoria’s Emergency Alert Service.
The Baillieu Government has broken its election commitment to implement all 67 of the Victorian Bushfire Royal Commission’s (VBRC) recommendations, having announced today it will not be replacing the state’s network of powerlines as promised.
The Baillieu-Ryan Government has walked away from its promise to implement all of the Bushfire Royal Commission’s recommendations in full and left Victoria dangerously underprepared for the 2011/12 fire season.
The Baillieu-Ryan Government has botched Fire Action Week preparation with seven municipalities already declared to be in the fire danger period.
The Baillieu Ryan Government’s bushfire prone property buyback scheme is another broken promise, that once again exposes the Government’s commitment to implement all Bushfire Recommendations as a sham.
The Baillieu-Ryan Government has failed to take action to assist and protect Victorians in aged care or with a disability living in high bushfire risk areas.
The Liberal-National Government has failed to build one new fire refuge or a Neighbourhood Safer Place in more than 10 months, Shadow Minister for Bushfire Response Jacinta Allan said today. “In Opposition, Peter Ryan and Ted Baillieu spent their time calling for more Neighbourhood Safer..
The Baillieu-Ryan Government is refusing to provide funding to upgrade 20 Country Fire Authority stations in the Swan Hill region.
Victorians living in fire-prone communities have been put at risk due to confusing and inconsistent maps issued by the Baillieu Government.
Regional Victorians living in fire-prone communities have been put at risk due to confusing and inconsistent maps issued by the Baillieu Government.
The Baillieu-Ryan Government, just weeks from the fire season, has failed to deliver key election promises aimed at reducing the bushfire risk in regional Victoria.