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Learning from the Past, Preparing for the Future
Learning from the Past, Preparing for the Future focuses on historical cyclone and flood events in Exmouth & Port Hedland.
The video looks at some of the major events that have impacted the regions, including stories shared by those who experienced them first hand. It also provides advice on how people living in cyclone and flood risk areas can prepare themselves and their properties.
Tropical cyclones are the greatest storms on earth, releasing in one day as much heat and energy as four hundred, 20 megaton bombs. This film explains how you can prepare for these extremely dangerous natural disasters. The safety messages are reinforced by the stories of three women who fought to save their families and homes during Tropical Cyclones Elaine and Vance.
Click here to view the video. Windows Media Player is required.A free DVD can be obtained by contacting DFES (Duration: 37 minutes)