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NSW Get Ready Community Award

get ready community award 2017 NSW Get Ready Community Award 2017 is now open. Applications close 30 th June 2017. Apply here: 2017 Get Ready Community Award

Established in 2015, the award recognises the work of a local community that has taken action to strengthen their resilience to disasters, and the Uranquinty group received the trophy for their work developing and implementing a whole-of-town emergency plan.

In 2016, the rural town of Baradine won the Get Ready Community Award for their efforts in emergency preparedness in the wake of the Warrumbungle bushfire in 2013.

More info on last year's winners

NSW Get Ready Community Award 2017

The NSW Get Ready Community Award is open to local community groups and organisations. The winning community will receive a trophy from the NSW Government and their achievements will feature on NSW Government websites.