Don't wait until it's too late! Prepare now.

Your Bushfire Plan can help you make important decisions before you could be threatened by a bushfire.  Being prepared can make it less stressful and may reduce the impact. It could save your life and the lives of those you love and care for.

Bushfire Preparation Tips:

  1. Create or update your Bushfire Plan.

  2. Talk about your Bushfire Plan with family, neighbours and friends.

  3. Clear your property and prepare an
    emergency kit.

  4. Know when to leave and where to go.

  5. Check ABC local radio, TasALERT (, TFS Website ( and TFS Social Media.

  6. Monitor the weather ( and know if a total fire ban is in place.

Bushfire Safety Guide & Bushfire Plan
Bushfire Safety Guide & Bushfire Plan

An essential guide to preparing yourself, your family and your property for bushfires. Learn about bushfire planning: when to leave, how to prepare your property, preparing an emergency kit and much more. 

Bushfire-Ready Challenge
Bushfire-Ready Challenge

Take it on. Be Prepared. Let us help you get planned and prepared for bushfire. Take on weekly Challenges to help you stay safe in bushfire season.

Australian Warning System
Warning System

The Australian Warning System has been designed based on feedback and research across the country and aims to deliver a more consistent approach to emergency warnings, no matter where you are.

Australian Fire Danger Rating System
Australian Fire Danger Rating System

The Fire Danger Rating System is designed to be updatable so that the system can take advantage of improving science, data and information into the future.