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ABOUT US

We're a small group of passionate men and women who volunteer our time, working to provide safety information to the Warburton community so that they can be informed, ready and prepared for any relevant emergency situation.
We dedicate our time to stay up-to-date with emergency best practices, develop community initiatives and engage with Government and Emergency services with the intention of protecting lives and properties around Warburton.


Our current group members are:

Kevin Bargar, Gordon Buller, Hans Zerno, Julian Guess, Melanie Bouck, Maree Bargar

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Image courtesy of Star Mail

WHAT WE DO

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IDENTITY

Developing a recognisable identity

  • Develop a strong community communication network

  • Facebook, Website, Face-to-Face

  • Liaise and Engage with the Shire

  • Work alongside Emergency Service

  • Attend local Information Sessions

  • Plan events and hold meetings

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AWARENESS

Building Community Awareness

  • Maintain a social media presence through Facebook

  • Fire Rating signs installed & managed

  • Fire Danger Awareness / Preparedness films for community viewing

  • Bushfire Scenario Sessions

  • Maintain Community Emergency Plan

  • Improved ABC Radio Melbourne reception

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CURRENT PROJECTS

What we're working on at the moment

  • Working on developing a Post-Emergency Scenario Session with Yarra Ranges Council

  • Website upgrade to simplify access to emergency planning links and important information

OUR HISTORY

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