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Peter Middleton

Peter Middleton

Biography

Peter is the Coordinator Community Development at Tasmania Fire Service based in Hobart. Peter has a passion for evidence based community development in emergency management.

Peter coordinates a specialised team who develop community capacity to prevent, prepare for and respond to bushfires and fires in the home.  Peter coordinates the multi-award winning Bushfire-Ready Neighbourhoods program which aims to increase shared responsibility and has a vision that ‘we all play a part- individuals, fire agencies and communities’.

Peter chairs the Tasmania Fire Service and State Emergency Service Public Information Coordination Group, which focuses on enhancing public information and communication during disasters.