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How to prepare for the upcoming bushfire season

23 September 2020

NSW residents are being urged to prepare for the upcoming bushfire season.
 

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Residents can get ready for the upcoming bushfire season by making sure their home is prepared and bushfire plan is up to date.

Top four tips to prepare for the bushfire season:

Premier Gladys Berejiklian said the NSW Government has worked closely with the Rural Fire Service (RFS) and Resilience NSW to ensure the state is as prepared as it can be for the upcoming bushfire season.

“We are as prepared as we can be, but it’s also important the community understands the important role they play in having a well-prepared property and fire plan,” Ms Berejiklian said.

“It takes five minutes to make or improve a plan that will give your property and your family the best chance of survival should you be threatened by a bushfire."

Find out more information on how to prepare for the upcoming bushfire season


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