What does a “properly defended” house look like?
Is it a bunker in a hill? A mop and bucket at every corner? Do you just need a hose and access to a tap?
Across Australia during the bushfire season, a repeated message is that people should only stay if they’re prepared to fight the fires, but as a bushfire approaches, even those who are most prepared, often have to make a difficult decision.
The Gippsland Emergency Relief Fund directly helps people in the Victorian region: more information: www.gerf.org.au/
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