traditional burning practices

Fire Management in Central Australia: A learning resource for Aboriginal community rangers

Aboriginal people play a very important role in managing fire on central Australian country. This learning resource, produced by the Central Land Council, NT,  is for Aboriginal ranger groups in central Australia who do burning as part of their work. 

Indigenous Fire Workshop

This page contains information and a video about the Indigenous Fire Workshop, an annual event designed to bring people together from different locations and communities to share and learn about Indigenous fire practices and their application to contemporary management.

Case Study: Biodiversity Management and Planning - Ecological and Traditional Fire Management in Torres Strait

This case study outlines the steps taken by Torres Strait rangers to develop and implement fire management plans. The burning programs incorporate traditional ecological management practices. (2013)