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*MEDIA ALERT* Operation Bushfire Assist - Press Conference - Russell Offices

 

 



**MEDIA ALERT** 


 

OPERATION bushfire ASSIST
Press conference – russell offices


 

Major General Jake Ellwood DSC, AM, Australian Defence Force National Coordinator - Operation Bushfire Assist 19-20, will conduct a press conference this afternoon to provide an update on the ADF’s support to the bushfires.

 

DATE:                         Wednesday 15 January 2020

                                      

TIME:                           2:15pm – media to arrive

                                     2:30pm – press conference commences

                                       

VENUE:                      Ngunnawal Theatrette Ground Floor, Building 1, Russell Offices, Canberra

 

NOTES:

 

·       The press conference will be fed live to the Canberra Press Gallery.

·       The press conference will be live streamed on the official Defence Australia Facebook account: https://www.facebook.com/defenceaustralia

·       Still photos and video of the briefing will be available to download from the following link shortly after the event concludes: https://bit.ly/39CciaI

·       Information regarding Defence support for the bushfires is available at:

https://news.defence.gov.au/national/defence-boosts-bushfire-support

·       The latest imagery of Defence’s bushfire support efforts is available at:

http://images.defence.gov.au/S20192970

 

Media Contact:

Defence Media: media@defence.gov.au (02) 6127 1999


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