Browse our bushfire research
Bushfire assessment apps
We developed apps to critically assess the impact of bushfires on communities.
We have developed a smoke forecasting tool that is being used to help manage fine particle exposure from prescribed burns and bushfires in NSW and Victoria.
Understanding and managing bushfires
Our bushfire research is improving the understanding of fire, and improving technologies and strategies to save lives and limit damage.
Predicting spotfire ignition
Our investigation of the factors that contribute to spotfire ignition will assist fire managers to predict when spotfires might occur.
Life loss database
Our researchers have analysed environmental factors associated with past bushfire fatalities in order to inform bushfire safety policies and programs.
Tropical cyclones threaten northern Australia every year