AFAC – Stand 258
AFAC is the Australian and New Zealand National Council for fire, emergency services and land management, creating synergies across the emergency management sector. AFAC is the facilitator and custodian of contemporary fire and emergency service knowledge and practice, for the…
Memorial wall recognises 505 Australian and New Zealand fire and emergency service personnel

The Hon. Angus Taylor MP, Minister for Law Enforcement and Cyber Security formally opened the National Emergency Service Memorial Wall in Canberra on Tuesday 1 May 2018, at the National Memorial Service for fire and emergency service personnel. The new…

AFAC17 Continuing the conversations: Strengthening organisations

At #AFAC17 we heard from speakers and leaders across the sector on how we can #strengthenorganisations through diverse and inclusive workforces. Watch the full video above. For more information please visit: www.afacconference.com.au

Australia’s emergency managers collaborate to break exhibition record at AFAC17 powered by INTERSCHUTZ

Australia’s leading emergency management conference and expo, AFAC17 powered by INTERSCHUTZ, attracted a record attendance of more than 3,200 visitors to Sydney. Compared to the previous edition of AFAC in Brisbane which had already broken attendance records last year, nearly…

Bristol launches new Wildland Firefighting PPE

Bristol Uniforms has launched a brand new range of Wildland Firefighting PPE, available for wildland firefighters across the globe.  The new designs for both male and female firefighters have been developed in response to an increase in demand for higher…

German and European exhibitors take part in Sydney

Leading European manufacturers head to Sydney, Australia, for the Asia Pacific’s largest emergency management conference and exhibition: this year’s AFAC17 powered by INTERSCHUTZ conference and exhibition, takes place at the new International Convention Centre Sydney on the 4-7 September 2017…

AFAC16 powered by INTERSCHUTZ Exhibition

Over 160 exhibitors participated in the #AFAC16 powered by INTERSCHUTZ Exhibition in Brisbane. Here are a few of the highlights.

Hainsworth Technology hails success of AFAC16

Global protectives textile manufacturer Hainsworth Technology says this year’s AFAC was the “biggest and best ever”. The event, held in Brisbane, was powered by INTERSCHUTZ Exhibition and showcased the latest developments in emergency services equipment and technology from around the world. Hainsworth…

Australian Fire Authorities’ world class exhibition shows off new technology

AFAC16 – Fire and Emergency Management Conference had 2300 delegates from all walks of the emergency services industry, from researchers to practitioner and suppliers at this week’s 2016 conference in Brisbane, Australia. Not only were the delegate numbers at record…

Keynote Speakers Announced for AFAC16 powered by INTERSCHUTZ

AFAC16 powered by INTERSCHUTZ is excited to announce a high-profile line-up of keynote speakers that will address the conference, running from the 30 August – 1 September 2016 in Brisbane. Under the theme Mitigation – Response – Recovery: Getting the Balance…

The Power of Debrief – From Chaos to Synchronicity

With the growing complexity and intensity of disaster incidents, both natural and human-caused, the need to continuously review and improve is becoming a strategic and operational imperative for emergency services organisations. As factors such as extreme weather and continued urban…

Ferno

Ferno developed the first one-man stretcher over 50 years ago and we’ve been bringing you cutting-edge products ever since. No one can predict when emergencies will happen. But Ferno can help you prepare for it. We’ve manufactured and sourced a…

Emergency services to learn key insights at AFAC conference Adelaide, Australia

More than 1000 delegates from Australia and New Zealand’s emergency services will meet next week in Adelaide (1-3 September) to discuss the latest in disaster-related research and experience. With over 100 speakers on the program, the annual conference of the…

Bushfire Defence

Bushfire Defence in combination with Bulbeck Fire Industries proudly announce the launch of the BUSHFIRE DEFENCE Pre-Engineered, Crew Protection System designed for lightweight quick response vehicles. Utilizing components which are Active fire listed and designed in accordance with AS 5062-2006…

Motorola Solutions

The public safety environment is becoming more challenging and complex for first responders and become more complex. Those pressures include continued cost and resource constraints, dealing with new and emerging threats to community safety and heightened community expectations that agencies…

Hainsworth

Hainsworth is showcasing a number of innovative product developments at AFAC. Among them will be a range of new colours for our ECO-DRY Shield technology to enable us to extend the range into the industrial sector. ECO-DRY consists of solutions…

10 Tanker Air Carrier

In 2006 10 Tanker Air Carrier introduced a new asset to the Wildland Fire Industry in the form of a DC-10 wide-body jet, setting new standards for capacity, speed, safety and cost effectiveness.  With these attributes in play, fire managers…

Sasgar

Sasgar Fire and Rescue Pty Ltd is an equipment sales and service provider that specialises in Fire and Rescue vehicles, equipment and personal protective equipment. The company manages the Australia, New Zealand and the Pacific Islands agency for several premium…

PBI

PBI Performance Products protects thousands of firefighters around the world in Europe, Scandinavia, Australasia and USA. They place their trust in PBI fabrics to deliver the necessary high performance that keeps them safe. PBI fabrics are internationally renowned for their exceptional flame…

MSA

Featuring at AFAC 2015 the MSA Gallet F1 XF Structural Fire Fighting and Rescue Helmet is at the forefront of helmet safety technology and has been developed for firefighters, with firefighters. Designed to meet international safety standards including EN, NFPA…

Scott Safety

Scott Safety is a world leader in the design and manufacturing of high performance respiratory protection products, monitoring and sensing equipment and other personal protective solutions. Scott Safety’s comprehensive range of equipment is designed to protect personnel across a number…

Varley Group

The Varley Group is Australia’s largest specialised vehicle manufacturer, supplying appliances for many government organisations and private industries, both domestically and globally. Varley’s manufacturing capabilities include fire and rescue appliances, trailers, industrial units, ambulances, prisoner transport vehicles, mobile health clinics,…

Subscribe to Asia Pacific Fire today for FREE!

Choose a Printed or Digital subscription to have full access to our website content.

Subscribe here for FREE

To dismiss this message please login here