Learn how to create a fire management plan for your property at a free property fire information session and fire management planning workshop at Baffle Creek.
Your invited to come along to a free Property Fire Information Session and a Fire Management Planning Workshop to learn about fire preparedness and how to create a fire management plan for your property.
The Property Fire Information Session will cover fire safety, fire as a land management tool, Local laws, vegetation management, Local disaster arrangements, agencies roles and responsibilities, and fire ecology.
The Fire Management Planning Workshop will provide information to landholders and guidance on creating individual property fire management plans. These plans will aim to mitigate the risks associated with bushfires, with a specific focus on helping communities in safeguarding individual properties. Maps will be provided for properties.
Representatives from the Queensland Fire and Biodiversity Consortium, Gladstone Regional Council, Rural Fire Service Queensland will share information about their roles and offer advice about planning for the approaching fire season.
Minimum requirements for the Fire Management Planning workshop Attendees, attendance at the Fire Information Session is a requirement, your property must be in Gladstone area, and over 1.5 hectares, unless the property is next to or adjoining a very large natural area.
In order to attend the workshop component, you must RSVP with your property details, and attend the information session component.
Information session: Thursday 19th May 2022, 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Planning workshop: Tuesday 21st June 2022, 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
VENUE: Baffle Creek Community Centre, 569 Coast Road, Baffle Creek 4674
RVSP by 12 May via Eventbrite link Baffle Creek
Numbers are limited, RSVPs are essential!
For more information contact Craig Welden from the QFBC on 0437 726 279 or email@example.com
This is a Gladstone Regional Council initiative which is jointly funded under the Commonwealth/State Disaster Recovery Funding Arrangements – Queensland Reconstruction Authority