The Association of Volunteer Bush Fire Brigades welcomes the release of the First Responder Map Pack by the Department of Fire and Emergency Services (DFES).

DFES have developed an electronic mapping solution designed to inform and facilitate first response navigation, situational awareness and planning.

DFES Intelligence Branch has created a first responder map pack that is initiated by FCAD for every bushfire and HAZMAT incident. Each pack contains the following products:

Map. 1:25,000 Topographical

Map. 1:25,000 Satellite with Fuel Age

Infrastructure Report (to map boundaries)


More details are available in the DFES circular which can be accessed through the following link:




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