Category Archives: Flood Preparation

Bushfire Aftermath Lessons.

Bushfire Aftermath Lessons. The media are discussing the pain still felt a year after NSW bushfires took many homes. Two implications – (1) a financial one in that high risk area building codes push replacement costs well above insurance coverage … Continue reading

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Flood Lessons Learnt

Well, my concept of having a room on a pontoon in https://adelaidepete.wordpress.com/2011/01/06/bushfires-and-floods-sense/ may not have been such a good one! Ferocious flash flood currents can rip them from their footings. Tethering and piles really need to be ‘over-engineered’ to cope with … Continue reading

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