Bush Fire Information

Disaster assistance- bushfire crisis

The impact of the bushfires is being felt across the nation, including by members of the veteran and defence communities. Health and safety is the priority during this time, and we encourage you to listen to the experts on how to be prepared.

The ABC, as the national broadcaster, provides up-to-date information on all alerts and warnings

Further information is also available on each of the state government websites.

Members of the veteran and defence communities can also access:

If any other services or support you receive from the Department are being impacted by the fires, or if you need extra support in requesting these services, you can call 1800 555 254 for assistance. Thinking of you all at this difficult time. 

Kind regards 

Naomi Blundell

Manager - Community Support – NSW & ACT 
280 Elizabeth Street Surry Hills NSW 2010  
GPO Box 9998, Brisbane QLD 4001
PH: 02 9213 7661  Em Naomi.Blundell@dva.gov.au