Firestick Estate is a volunteer group, set up to promote the protection of the Australian Estate’s ecology, people, stock and infrastructure from Extreme Bushfires. Our proposed solution is heavy on Government leadership and light on taxpayer funds, using locally modified versions of the 12 Recommendations from Bushfire Death Trap-The Eltham Gateway, Packham & Malseed, 2013 www.elthamsdeathtrap.com
In 2020 the Liberal Party of Australia’s Prime Minister finally acknowledged the federal government’s responsibility for Extreme Bushfires. A Federal inquiry was established, about which Australia’s most respected living bushfire expert, Phil Cheney, explained: “It’s the inevitable result of the governments abrogating their responsibilities to managing public lands” Video Clip Here Full Video Sky News, 10 January 2020. The inquiry failed and “…guaranteed there will be future man-made fire disasters…” News, Weekly Times 4 November 2020.
To support your bush and suburbs being made healthier and safer from extreme bushfires, please donate to Firestick Estate, BSB 633-000 Acc. 154153456, Bendigo Community Bank, Diamond Creek. A small donation repeated by many becomes a big donation.