DISASTERMAPPER

An interactive resource plotting
Australia’s disasters on the map

DINGO CREEK

Interactive game where students
travel back in time to save Dingo Creek

DIGITAL STORIES

As told by survivors and others involved
in some of our worst natural disasters

Disaster Resilience Education For Schools

For teachers and students, this toolkit of disaster resilience education resources focuses on both individual and community resilience, vital components to developing a shared understanding of the critical role everyone plays in developing a disaster resilient Australia.

Resources are designed to be flexible to individual learning styles and are aligned to curriculum.

In this week!

Beaconsfield mine 2006

25 April
On 25 April 2006, a rock fall was reported at the Beaconsfield mine 40 km north-west of Launceston where 17 miners were working underground. Fourteen miners made it to a safety chamber and escaped unhurt. Two miners were rescued fifteen days later. I miner died.

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