Abstract The ‘Black Summer’ of 2020 pushed bushfires to the forefront of the Australian media and caught the full attention of the Australian public.  While COVID-19 currently holds the mantle, Summer will soon be here again and, it is paramount that we are mindful of the experiences and lessons learnt. This presentation is a recollection…

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Bushfires – South Eastern Australia – an Arborist’s Perspective Ben Kenyon Homewood Consulting For many people the bushfires that ravaged parts of Australia during spring and Summer of 2019/20 would have been a terrible, new experience.  For others an all too familiar part of lived experience. As professional members of the arboricultural industry, your services…

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BEN KENYON 1. INTRODUCTION The Avenues of Honour Project has been under way for two years. During the 2004 Treenet Conference, a large undertaking commenced. The Treenet organisation began to identify each of the Avenues of Honour throughout Australia. This paper outlines the aims of developing a national database for the Avenues of Honour project.…

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