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Pamphlet - 'Prepare Act Survive', Country Fire Authority, Victoria, 2009 Document Reg. No: HT 26266

Summary:
CFA pamphlet 'Prepare Act Survive', which educates people about the precautions to take when travelling by car during the bushfire season. It details fire danger ratings, fire safety on the road and emergency and information phone numbers.

This was collected in May 2009 from the Horsham CFA office for the Victorian Bushfires Collection.
Description:
6 page roll fold pamphlet printed full colour throughout on card stock. Title text is reversed white out of red background. Various logos reversed out of a green strip at bottom.
Statement Of Significance:
Many people found their safety threatened when travelling in fire prone areas on Black Saturday and indeed some lives were lost in their cars. The need for marketing campaigns to educate the public about the do's and dont's regarding car travel during high fire danger days is high. This pamphlet is a small part in a larger information strategy to educate the community during bushfires.
Acquisition Information:
Collected from Nicholas Crotty - Museum Victoria Collections, Research & Exhibitions, 2010
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 150 mm (Height), 105 mm (Width)

More information

Tagged with: bushfires, roads, travel tourism, bushfire prevention
Themes this item is part of: Domestic & Community Life Collection, Information & Communication Collection, Sustainable Futures Collection, Victorian Bushfires Collection
Primary Classification: SUSTAINABILITY
Secondary Classification: Natural Disasters
Tertiary Classification: bushfires
Inscriptions: PREPARE. / ACT. / SURVIVE. / Your handy guide for travelling during / Bushfire Season 09/10. / Supported by: / RACV / ROYAL AUTO / www.cfa.vic.gov.au CFA
Publisher: CFA Headquarters, Victoria, Australia, 2009
Partner Organisation: Royal Automobile Club of Victoria (RACV) Ltd., Victoria, Australia, 2009
Organisation Named: Country Fire Authority (CFA), Horsham, Horsham, Victoria, Australia, May 2009

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