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Timeline

Our timeline includes details on all announcements related to bushfire relief and recovery by Australian and State/Territory Governments. By including stand-alone and joint announcements, you can see a comprehensive picture of all help delivered by both levels of government.

Key Dates

21 May 2020
NSW
18 May 2020
NSW
11 May 2020
ACT, NSW, NT, QLD, SA, Tas, Vic, WA

Prime Minister Scott Morrison and Emergency Management Minister David Littleproud announce $650 million funding boost for bushfire recovery.

08 May 2020
Vic

VIC Minister for Police and Emergency Services Lisa Neville announces that over 120 properties have been fully cleared of buildings destroyed or damaged in the 2019-20 bushfire season.

07 May 2020
QLD

Emergency Management Minister David Littleproud and QLD Minister for Agricultural Industry Development and Fisheries Mark Furner announce Bushfire assistance grants available to Mareeba primary producers. 

07 May 2020
QLD

Emergency Management Minister David Littleproud and QLD Minister for Agricultural Industry Development and Fisheries Mark Furner announce Bushfire assistance grants available to Mareeba primary producers. 

06 May 2020
Vic

VIC Minister for Planning Richard Wynne and Minister for Police and Emergency Services Lisa Neville announce changes to fast-track planning processes for bushfire-affected Victorians.

01 May 2020
SA

SA Innovation and Skills Minister David Pisoni announces the $1.8 million South Australian Disaster Small Business Transformation and Growth Program. This program will deliver a range of measures to support the immediate needs of bushfire-affected businesses.