Leveraging Drones as Part of Operation Bushfire Assist

By Australian Department of Defence

The Australian Defence Force (ADF) is continuing support to State and Territory agencies and local communities under Operation Bushfire Assist 19-20.

Three Joint Task Forces have been established to facilitate ADF support to emergency services in Victoria, New South Wales and South Australia.

The ADF is working alongside government and civilian agencies at all levels in support to the firefighting, relief and recovery effort by providing humanitarian, transport and other assistance such as aviation, route clearance, logistics, veterinary assistance, health services, engineering support and accommodation.

Australian Department of Defence

February 3, 2020