Hearing Block 2 – Day 14 – 1 July 2020 You are here Home Hearings Hearing Block 2 – Day 14 – 1 July 2020 Day 14 Date 1 July 2020 Location Canberra Hearing Hearing Block 2 – Canberra Exhibits EXHIBIT 14-001.001 - ABC.500.001.0041 - ABC's response to Notice to Give Information (NTG-HB2-248) EXHIBIT 14-001.002 - ABC.500.001.0060 - Annexure A: Emergency Broadcasting Policy EXHIBIT 14-001.003 - ABC.500.001.0065 - Annexure B: Memorandum of Understanding Emergency Broadcasts on ABC Radio EXHIBIT 14-001.004 - ABC.500.001.0070 - Annexure C: Message coding method EXHIBIT 14-001.005 - ABC.500.001.0001 - The ABC Bushfire Impact Research 2019/2020 EXHIBIT 14-001.006 - NND.001.01143.01 - ABC Submission to the Royal Commission into National Natural Disaster Arrangements EXHIBIT 14-001.007 - ABC.501.001.0001 - ABC Photograph 1 EXHIBIT 14-001.008 - ABC.501.001.0002 - ABC Photograph 2 EXHIBIT 14-002.001 - RFS.002.001.0001_UR - NSW Rural Fire Service response to NTG-HB1-038 EXHIBIT 14-002.002 - RFS.001.001.0001_UR - NSW Rural Fire Service response to Notice to Give (NTG-HB2-209) EXHIBIT 14-002.003 - RFS.003.001.0001 - Statement of Robin Rogers, Commissioner NSW Rural Fire Service (NTS-HB2-010) EXHIBIT 14-002.004 - RFS.5002.0004.0009 - Warnings and Public Information Protocol: NSW RFS Operational Protocol 1.1.5 Version 2.0 EXHIBIT 14-002.005 - RFS.5002.0004.0684 - NSW Rural Fire Service: Fire Danger Rating System and Risk Communications Research EXHIBIT 14-002.006 - RFS.5002.0004.1074 - State Bush Fire Plan: A Sub Plan of the State Emergency Management Plan EXHIBIT 14-002.007 - RFS.5002.0004.0041 - Community Preparedness and Responses to the 2017 New South Wales Bushfires - Research for the NSW Rural Fire Service EXHIBIT 14-003.001 - EMV.0007.0001.0001 - Victoria's State Response to NTGs (including EMV response to NTG-HB2-213) EXHIBIT 14-003.002 - EMV.0005.0001.0068_UR - Victoria's State Response to NTGs (including EMV response to NTG-HB1-026) EXHIBIT 14-003.005 - EMV.0001.0001.0522 - Emergency Management Operational Review 2015-2016 EXHIBIT 14-003.006 - EMV.0001.0001.0651 - Emergency Management Operational Review 2016-2017 EXHIBIT 14-003.007 - EMV.0001.0003.0399 - Emergency Management Manual Victoria EXHIBIT 14-003.008 - EMV.0001.0003.0963 - Media Release - Travellers urged to carefully monitor conditions as fire danger increases EXHIBIT 14-003.009 - EMV.0010.0001.0001 - Statement of Kate Fitzgerald (NTS-HB2-009) EXHIBIT 14-004.001 - BFI.501.001.0001 - Statement of Tristan Morris (NTS-HB2-008) EXHIBIT 14-004.002 - NND.001.00897.01 - Bushfire.io - Submission to the Royal Commission into National Natural Disaster Arrangements EXHIBIT 14-005.001 - NND.600.00266 - Community Broadcasting Association of Australia Submission to the Royal Commission into National Natural Disaster Arrangements EXHIBIT 14-006.001 - SAM.500.001.0001 - Witness Statement - Samuel Marks EXHIBIT 14-007.001 - RTA.500.001.0001 - Witness Statement - Steven Shearer OAM EXHIBIT 14-008.001 - WRF.500.001.0001 - Witness Statement - Campbell Dumesny EXHIBIT 14-009.001 - TMQ.002.001.0008 - Department of Transport and Main Roads response to Notice to Give (NTG-HB2-237) EXHIBIT 14-009.002 - TMQ.002.001.0012 - Enclosure A: Presentation - Roadside Bushfire Risk - How does TMR manage the risk? EXHIBIT 14-009.003 - TMQ.002.001.0028 - Enclosure B: 2019 Roadside Bushfire Risk Assessment Model - Summary Report prepared by Aurecon EXHIBIT 14-009.004 - TMQ.002.001.0056 - Enclosure C: 2019 Roadside Bushfire Risk Assessment Model - Detailed User Guide prepared by Aurecon EXHIBIT 14-010.001 - RCN.900.027.0270 - VicRoads, 'Maps of declared roads' interactive internet application used to view, search and print electronic maps of roads in Victoria EXHIBIT 14-010.002 - RCN.900.027.0259 - Emergency Management Victoria, 'Joint Standard Operating Procedure - Traffic Management at Emergencies' EXHIBIT 14-010.003 - RCN.900.029.0001 - Road Bushfire Risk Assessment Guidelines and Mapping Methodology EXHIBIT 14-011.001 - RMS.001.001.0001 - Transport for NSW response to Notice to Give (NTG-HB2-236) EXHIBIT 14-012.001 - PTS.233.001.0012 - Department of Planning, Transport & Infrastructure response to Notice to Give (NTG-HB2-233) EXHIBIT 14-012.002 - RCN.900.027.0078 - Department of the Premier and Cabinet, 'State Emergency Management Plan - Part 3 - Annexure H: Traffic Management during Emergencies' EXHIBIT 14-012.003 - SAP.310.001.0013 - South Australia Police response to Notice to Give (NTG-HB2-310) EXHIBIT 14-013.001 - TCC.500.001.0003 - Transport Canberra and City Services response to Notice to Give (NTG-HB2-241) EXHIBIT 14-013.002 - TCC.500.001.0001 - Transport Canberra and City Services Road Closures for Bushfire Season 2019/20 EXHIBIT 14-014.001 - WRT.001.001.0002 - Main Roads response to Notice to Give (NTG-HB2-242) EXHIBIT 14-015.001 - IPL.500.001.0017 - Department of Infrastructure, Planning and Logistics response to Notice to Give (NTG-HB2-240) EXHIBIT 14-016.001 - RCN.900.035.0125 - WSAA Bushfire Good Practice Guide EXHIBIT 14-016.002 - RCN.900.035.0011 - Appendix A North East Water critical infrastructure rating (CIR) EXHIBIT 14-016.003 - RCN.900.035.0022 - Appendix B Hydrodynamic modelling for bushfire management and recovery in the catchment from Melbourne Water EXHIBIT 14-016.004 - RCN.900.035.0026 - Appendix C North East Victoria and Gippsland Bushfire Rapid Risk Assessment Team Report from 2013 Alpine fires EXHIBIT 14-016.005 - RCN.900.035.0099 - Appendix D SA Water experience with the application of coir logs EXHIBIT 14-016.006 - RCN.900.035.0102 - Appendix E Melbourne Water's experience with the application of debris racks and sediment dams EXHIBIT 14-016.007 - RCN.900.035.0106 - Appendix F Managing water quality in the Huon River catchment EXHIBIT 14-016.008 - RCN.900.035.0110 - Appendix G Drought, fires, floods and water quality EXHIBIT 14-016.009 - RCN.900.035.0113 - Appendix H Monitoring water quality and managing turbdity after the Perth Hills bushfire EXHIBIT 14-016.010 - RCN.900.035.0118 - Appendix I Lindfield Park Road rehydration project EXHIBIT 14-016.011 - RCN.900.035.0122 - Appendix J Getting started on bushfire recovery EXHIBIT 4-002.001 - AFC.500.001.0001 - Response to Notice to Give Information (NTG-HB1-072) EXHIBIT 4-002.002 - AFC.502.001.0006 - Response to Notice to Give Information (NTG-HB2-332) EXHIBIT 4-002.003 - AFC.502.001.1421 - Annexure 2: AFAC Position on Use of Chemicals in Bushfire Control and Prescribed Burning EXHIBIT 4-002.004 - AFC.502.001.1428 - Annexure 3: Example of protecting communications infastructure EXHIBIT 4-002.005 - AFC.502.001.1432 - Annexure 4: Guidance note - national resource prioritisation EXHIBIT 4-002.006 - AFC.502.001.1437 - Annexure 5: Introduction to ARENA EXHIBIT 4-002.007 - AFC.502.001.1496 - Annexure 6: NAFC contracts EXHIBIT 4-002.008 - AFC.501.001.0001 - Annexure 7: Firefighting aircraft of Australia EXHIBIT 4-002.009 - AFC.502.001.1497 - Annexure 8: Simulation to Support Aviation Related Training EXHIBIT 4-002.010 - AFC.502.001.1641 - Resource Management Agreement - Australasian Fire and Emergency Service Authorities Council Limited and Australian States and Territories EXHIBIT 4-002.011 - AFC.502.001.1566 - Executed Commonwealth Standard Grant Agreement between the Commonwealth represented by Department of Industry, Innovation and Science and National Aerial Firefighting Centre EXHIBIT 4-002.012 - AFC.502.001.1811 - Deed of Variation - National Aerial Firefighting Program EXHIBIT 4-002.013 - AFC.502.001.1614 - Deed of Variation - National Aerial Firefighting Program EXHIBIT 4-002.014 - AFC.502.001.1697 - Deed of Novation - National Aerial Firefighting Program EXHIBIT 4-005.001 - PHU.500.001.0001 - Response to Notice to Give Information EXHIBIT 4-006.001 - JMC.500.001.0001 - Response to Notice to Give Information EXHIBIT 4-007.001 - KAV.500.001.0001_R - Response to Notice to Give Information EXHIBIT 6-007.001 - DTP.500.001.0001 - Witness statement - Associate Professor Trent Penman EXHIBIT 6-007.002 - NHM.9001.0001.0001 - National Health and Medical Research Council's response to Notice to Give (NTG-HB1-701) EXHIBIT 6-007.003 - NHM.9001.0001.0004 - Attachment A: Spreadsheet containing NHMRC grants EXHIBIT 6-007.004 - HEA.9002.0001.0001 - Department of Health (Medical Research Future Fund) response to Notice to Give (NTG-HB1-700) EXHIBIT 6-007.005 - RCN.900.011.0001 - Climate Compass, A climate risk management framework for Commonwealth agencies, August 2018 EXHIBIT 6-007.006 - DRT.500.001.0589 - Dr Richard Thornton (Bushfires and Natural Hazards Cooperative Research Centre) – Witness statement (response to NTS-HB2-408) EXHIBIT 6-007.006 - DRT.500.001.0589 - Dr Richard Thornton (Bushfires and Natural Hazards Cooperative Research Centre) – Witness statement (response to NTS-HB2-408) EXHIBIT 6-007.700 - DRT.500.001.0001 - Exhibit RT-01 to witness statement of Dr Richard Thornton, containing the following documents: EXHIBIT 6-007.701 - DRT.500.001.0004 - BNHCRC response to NTG-NB1-055 EXHIBIT 6-007.702 - DRT.500.001.0029 - BNHCRC - Research projects achievements and outcomes EXHIBIT 6-007.703 - DRT.500.001.0122 - BNHCRC - Postgraduate research EXHIBIT 6-007.704 - DRT.500.001.0186 - BNHCRC - Tactical Research Fund frequently asked questions EXHIBIT 6-007.705 - DRT.500.001.0190 - BNHCRC - Public submission to this Royal Commission dated 27 April 2020 EXHIBIT 6-007.706 - DRT.500.001.0219 - Australian Disaster Resilience Handbook - Public Information and Warnings EXHIBIT 6-007.707 - DRT.500.001.0272 - Australian Disaster Resilience Handbook - Warning Message Construction: Choosing Your Words EXHIBIT 6-007.708 - DRT.500.001.0291 - BNHCRC 2018 Review EXHIBIT 6-007.709 - DRT.500.001.0303 - Response to the BNHCRC 2018 Review EXHIBIT 6-007.710 - DRT.500.001.0308 - SGS Economics and Planning - The value of the BNHCRC (draft executive summary) EXHIBIT 6-007.711 - DRT.500.001.0324 - BNHCRC Report - Risk ownership for natural hazards: summary of key research findings EXHIBIT 6-007.712 - DRT.500.001.0360 - BNHCRC Report - The uncomfortable conversation: understanding value through risk ownership EXHIBIT 6-007.713 - DRT.500.001.0375 - Owning the future: risk ownership and strategic decision-making for natural hazards (Australian Journal of Emergency Management) EXHIBIT 6-007.714 - DRT.500.001.0384 - BNHCRC Report - Understanding Bushfire Risk, Warnings And Responses: A Study Of The 2018 Reedy Swamp Fire EXHIBIT 6-007.715 - DRT.500.001.0511 - BNHCRC Report - Cascading extreme weather beyond our experience: are we ready? A report on the 12th Australasian Natural Hazards Management Conference EXHIBIT 6-007.716 - DRT.500.001.0540 - Australian Government Clean Energy Regulator - Savanna fire management methods (print out from website) EXHIBIT 6-007.717 - DRT.500.001.0543 - Delivering effective savanna fire management for defined biodiversity conservation outcomes: an Arnhem Land case study (International Journal of Wildland Fire) EXHIBIT 6-007.718 - DRT.500.001.0559 - Extreme weather and statewide power failure, South Australia, 2016 (print out from website) EXHIBIT 6-007.719 - DRT.500.001.0564 - NBN - What happens during a power blackout? (print out from website) EXHIBIT 6-007.720 - DRT.500.001.0570 - BNHCRC Hazard Note - Australian Seasonal Bushfire Outlook: April 2020 EXHIBIT 6-007.721 - DRT.500.001.0575 - United States: National Significant Wildland Fire Potential Outlook by Predictive Services National Interagency Fire Center (Issued May 1, 2020) EXHIBIT 6-007.722 - DRT.500.001.0585 - Canada: Natural Resources Canada - Fire Weather Maps EXHIBIT 9-004.003 - RCN.900.014.0094 - G. W. Morgan, K. G. Tolhurst et al, 'Prescribed burning in south-eastern Australia: history and future directions' EXHIBIT 9-004.004 - RCN.900.014.0120 - Government of Western Australia, 'Reframing Rural Fire Management - Report of the Special Inquiry into the January 2016 Waroona Fire', volume 1 EXHIBIT 9-004.006 - RCN.900.014.0384 - M. Jiang, B.E. Medlyn et al, 'The fate of carbon in a mature forest under carbon dioxide enrichment'