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Infocus: Dick Whitaker on Australian Weather Disasters

Join Dick Whitaker, Chief Meteorologist of the Weather Channel, as he explores the pivotal roles of key Australian weather disasters in developing our weather forecasting and warning systems and shaping our emergency services networks and response strategies.

In particular, he will focus on the Federation Drought (1895–1903) and the Black Friday Bushfires (1939) among other weather disasters.

Date & Time

Tuesday 27 August 2019 / 10.30AM - 11.30AM


City of Ryde
Phone: 9952 8222


Gold coin contribution; refreshments provided.
Registrations required.

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Last updated on 12 August 2019