Response Recovery and Resilience Expo

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Council, in collaboration with Wollondilly Council, Resilience NSW and National Recovery and Resilience Agency, held a Response, Recovery and Resilience Expo across 3 days in November 2021.

This Expo assists community to identify what help is available after a disaster and demonstrates the collaborate approach between community, Local Government, State and Federal Government in response, recovery and resilience following a disaster.  

Response Recovery & Resilience Expo - Day 1

View the Webinar that discusses important information about rebuilding after a natural disaster, disaster resilient building principals and BAL Ratings (bushfire assessment levels).

Presentations from:

  • Architect Assist
  • Wollondilly and Wingecarribee Shire Council
  • Bushfire Consulting Service
  • NSW Rural Fire Service
  • Black Ash
  • Master Builders Association



Response Recovery & Resilience Expo - Day 2

View a series of presentations discussing the ongoing recovery from the 2019/20 bushfires, flood/ storm events and the Covid-19 Global Pandemic.

Presentations from:

  • Resilience NSW: Dominic Lane, AFSM
  • Legal Aid NSW
  • Insurance Council of Australia



Response Recovery & Resilience Expo - Day 3

This webinar discusses recovery 2 years on from the Green Wattle Creek and Moreton bushfires impacting the Wollondilly and Wingecarribee Shires, and the local wellbeing supports available for bushfire impacted communities.

Presentations from:

  • Disaster Recovery Expert Anne Leadbeater
  • Community Links Wellbeing: Recovery Support Service



NSW RFS Southern Highlands Team Presentation