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Australian Bushfires

Information regarding the Australian bushfires can be found on the links below.

For people travelling to Australia, please refer to the travel advice provided by your country’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs http://www.dirco.gov.za/consular/travel_advice.htm

You may also refer to the Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) website, which has links to relevant state fire and emergency authorities. We  advise travellers to follow the instructions of these authorities https://www.abc.net.au/news/

For donations, we suggest the following:

 - Australian Red Cross www.redcross.org.au

 - The Salvation Army www.salvationarmy.org.au

 - NSW Rural Fire Service www.rfs.nsw.gov.au

 - Country Fire Association of Victoria www.cfa.vic.gov.au

 - South Australia Country Fire Service www.cfsfoundation.org.au

 - WIRE (injured animals) www.wires.org.au

 - St Vincent de Paul Bushfire Appeal www.vinnies.org.au

For media queries and updates on the fire status please refer to the Prime Minister of Australia’s website (www.pm.gov.au).  

To Australia’s many friends and supporters throughout the world who are asking, ‘How can we help?’ we say: keep buying Australian, keep visiting Australia, keep investing in Australia. 

For any other queries please send an email to pretoria.info@dfat.gov.au

 

Vacancy - Senior Research and Program Officer 

The Australian High Commission in Pretoria invites applicants to apply for a locally engaged Senior Research and Program Officer in the Political and Economic Section for the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade.

For more detail on the position and how to apply, please click on the link.