OCTOBER 23-25, 2019


The 5th annual Australian Bushfire Building Conference is 2019’s essential event for building, planning and associated professionals living and working in Australia’s bushfire-prone areas.

What to expect in 2019

  • Expert speakers in bushfire research, planning, design, building & regulations
  • Pre-Conference Field Trip and Workshops
  • Lots of opportunities to earn CPD points
  • Networking with industry at conference reception and dinner
  • and much more

Who attends?

  • Architects and building designers
  • Builders and landscapers
  • Urban Planners
  • Engineers
  • Bushfire Consultants
  • Fire safety industry
  • Agencies and industry organisations
  • Researchers and regulators
  • Other professionals in related areas


About the Conference


October 23-25, 2019


Blue Mountains, NSW

Our Partners

Major Partner

nsw rfs logo

Strategic Partner

Event Partner

FPA Australia logo

Platinum Sponsor

Gold Sponsors

wood solutions logo
Dincel logo

Fire Testing Sponsor

Bronze Sponsors


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Latest News

5 Reasons to attend the Conference

The countdown is on to the award-winning Australian Bushfire Building Conference with a great number of building industry professionals from across Australia already registered to attend on 23 – 25 of October at Fairmont Resort, in the Blue Mountains. Organised by Blue Mountains Economic Enterprise (BMEE), the 5th Australian Bushfire Building Conference is the only bushfire 

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Prepare your home for fire season

Register now for the Six Week ‘Get Ready’ Challenge by Katoomba-Leura Rural Fire Brigade, now in its 5th year. Starts 9 August! Get 6 emails over 6 weeks, with easy tasks, tips and local information to help you Get Ready. Why register? Early indications of a warm and dry season ahead could mean an early 

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Call for case studies – Performance Based Solutions – Builders, Designers, Architects

The Australian Bushfire Building Conference is calling for case studies where Performance Based Solutions have been used on building projects rated as BAL – Flame Zone. As one of the difficulties constantly raised are the costs associated with Flame Zone construction, in particular for windows & shutters, we want to demonstrate alternatives that are more 

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