Australian Embassy
Denmark
Norway, Iceland

Bushfire Information

Bushfire information

Staff at the Australian Embassy are deeply moved by the messages of support we have received during what has been a devastating bushfire season.

People travelling to Australia should follow the advice of local authorities and monitor travel advice provided by the Danish, Norwegian and Icelandic Ministries of Foreign Affairs.

For up to date bushfire information, please check the fire services website for each state:

New South Wales: www.rfs.nsw.gov.au/
Victoria www.emergency.vic.gov.au
Queensland: www.qfes.qld.gov.au
South Australia: www.cfs.sa.gov.au
Tasmania: www.fire.tas.gov.au
Western Australia: www.emergency.wa.gov.au
Northern Territory: www.pfes.nt.gov.au
Australian Capital Territory: www.esa.act.gov.au

The Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) also provides regular updates and information regarding the bushfires: https://www.abc.net.au/

Donation options
If you are interested in making a donation in support of fire affected communities, you can do so through any of the organisations listed below:

In Denmark
Danish Red Cross - https://www.rodekors.dk/stoet/katastrofeberedskab

In Australia
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
Wires (injured animals) (www.wires.org.au)


Thank you

 

Updated /reviewed   7 January 2020