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MIL-OSI Australia: Take care and be prepared for ex-Tropical Cyclone Penny

By   /  January 8, 2019  /  24-7, Aid, AM-NC, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Australian State Governments, Climate Change, CTF, Cyclone, DJF, English, Government of Queensland, KB, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, Minister for Fire and Emergency Services, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Premier and Minister for Trade, Queensland, Trade, Weather  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Australia: Take care and be prepared for ex-Tropical Cyclone Penny

Source: Government of Queensland North and Central Queenslanders have been urged to take care and be prepared for strong winds and heavy rain from ex-Tropical Cyclone Penny as it heads back towards the coast. Acting Premier and Minister for State Development, Manufacturing, Infrastructure and Planning Cameron Dick said the Bureau of Meteorology had advised that […]

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MIL-OSI Australia: More research, extended consultation as part of bushfire review

By   /  January 4, 2019  /  24-7, Aid, AM-NC, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Australian State Governments, CTF, DJF, English, Government of Queensland, KB, MIL OSI, Minister for Fire and Emergency Services, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Queensland, United Kingdom  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Australia: More research, extended consultation as part of bushfire review

Source: Government of Queensland An independent research company has been engaged to undertake an in-depth survey of Queenslanders as part of the 2018 Queensland Bushfires Review.The review, being undertaken by the Inspector-General Emergency Management, will assess the effectiveness of preparedness activity and response to the major bushfires that occurred from late November to early December.Fire […]

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MIL-OSI Australia: Extra disaster help for Queensland communities hit by bushfires

By   /  December 30, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, AM-NC, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Australian State Governments, CTF, DJF, Education, English, Government of Queensland, Health, KB, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, Minister for Fire and Emergency Services, NATO, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Queensland  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Australia: Extra disaster help for Queensland communities hit by bushfires

Source: Government of Queensland Assistant Minister for Home Affairs Senator the Hon. Linda Reynolds and Queensland Fire and Emergency Services Minister Craig Crawford today announced additional disaster assistance for communities affected by the devastating bushfires in Central Queensland in November and December. Assistance is being provided through the jointly funded Commonwealth-State Disaster Recovery Funding Arrangements […]

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MIL-OSI Australia: Fire recruits put fresh boots on the ground across Queensland

By   /  December 14, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, AM-NC, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Australian State Governments, CTF, DJF, English, Government of Queensland, KB, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, Minister for Fire and Emergency Services, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Queensland, Technology, Trade, United Kingdom  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Australia: Fire recruits put fresh boots on the ground across Queensland

Source: Government of Queensland Following three months of intensive training, 36 new firefighting and fire communications recruits are about to land fresh boots on the ground across Queensland after graduating today in Brisbane. Member for Logan Linus Power, who was representing Fire and Emergency Services Minister Craig Crawford, said the new recruits were a significant […]

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MIL-OSI Australia: Free drinking water in the can for disaster-affected Queenslanders

By   /  December 12, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, AM-NC, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Australian State Governments, Climate Change, CTF, Cyclone, DJF, English, Government of Queensland, Health, KB, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, Minister for Fire and Emergency Services, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Queensland, United Kingdom  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Australia: Free drinking water in the can for disaster-affected Queenslanders

Source: Government of Queensland In an Australian first, free canned water will be distributed to Queenslanders whose water supply is cut off during natural disasters. Fire and Emergency Services Minister Craig Crawford today launched the relief program at Carlton & United Breweries’ Yatala Brewery. “This program is being delivered by CUB in partnership with the […]

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MIL-OSI Australia: Extra bushfire help for CQ communities of Bracewell and Machine Creek

By   /  December 7, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, AM-NC, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Australian State Governments, CTF, DJF, English, Government of Queensland, KB, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, Minister for Fire and Emergency Services, NATO, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Queensland, Trade  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Australia: Extra bushfire help for CQ communities of Bracewell and Machine Creek

Source: Government of Queensland Personal hardship disaster assistance has been extended to the Gladstone areas of Bracewell and Machine Creek in response to the Central Queensland bushfires. Assistant Minister for Home Affairs, Senator the Hon Linda Reynolds, and Queensland Fire and Emergency Services Minister Craig Crawford said the help was being provided through the jointly […]

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MIL-OSI Australia: Inspector-General review of Queensland’s bushfires confirmed

By   /  December 6, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, AM-NC, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Australian State Governments, Climate Change, CTF, Cyclone, DJF, English, Government of Queensland, KB, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, Minister for Fire and Emergency Services, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Queensland, Weather  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Australia: Inspector-General review of Queensland’s bushfires confirmed

Source: Government of Queensland Queensland Fire and Emergency Services Minister Craig Crawford has confirmed a review will be done after the devastating bushfires that swept through the state. Mr Crawford said the review was standard practice after such a major event. He said he was tasking the statutorily independent Inspector-General Emergency Management to review key […]

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MIL-OSI Australia: Extra help for Central Queensland communities affected by bushfires

By   /  December 5, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, AM-NC, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Australian State Governments, Business, Commerce, CTF, DJF, English, Government of Queensland, KB, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, Minister for Fire and Emergency Services, NATO, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Queensland, Republic of Korea, Trade  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Australia: Extra help for Central Queensland communities affected by bushfires

Source: Government of Queensland In response to the Central Queensland bushfires, disaster assistance has been extended to help cover the costs of fighting the fires in Banana Shire Council and provide further recovery assistance to communities in Isaac, Livingstone and Mackay. Assistant Minister for Home Affairs Senator the Hon Linda Reynolds and Queensland Fire and […]

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MIL-OSI Australia: Queensland is recovery ready as damage is assessed

By   /  December 5, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, AM-NC, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Australian State Governments, Climate Change, CTF, Culture, Cyclone, DJF, English, Environment, Government of Queensland, Health, KB, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, Minister for Fire and Emergency Services, Minister for State Development, Manufacturing, Infrastructure and Planning, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Premier and Minister for Trade, Queensland, United Kingdom, United States of America  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Australia: Queensland is recovery ready as damage is assessed

Source: Government of Queensland As the peak danger from recent catastrophic bushfires eases, Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk has reassured Queenslanders that planning for recovery is well underway. The Premier said that while the situation was still hazardous and unpredictable in many areas, Queenslanders impacted by the fires could be confident that state and local governments had […]

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MIL-OSI Australia: Bushfire help for North Stradbroke Island

By   /  December 5, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, AM-NC, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Australian State Governments, CTF, DJF, English, Environment, Government of Queensland, KB, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, Minister for Fire and Emergency Services, NATO, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Queensland, Republic of Korea  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Australia: Bushfire help for North Stradbroke Island

Source: Government of Queensland Disaster assistance has been made available for Redland City Council to combat the ongoing bushfires on North Stradbroke Island. Assistance is being provided through the jointly funded Commonwealth-State Disaster Recovery Funding Arrangements (DRFA). Assistant Minister for Home Affairs Senator the Hon Linda Reynolds, who has responsibility for Commonwealth disaster assistance, said […]

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