Endnotes

  1. Country Fire Authority Vic 2014, media conference, Melbourne, 8 February 2014, Interview with the Fire Services Commissioner Craig Lapsley, viewed 22 July 2014, https://soundcloud.com/cfavic/fire-services-commissioner-2
  2. Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation 2014, State of the Climate – Heatwaves and Fire weather, CSIRO, Canberra, viewed 22 July 2014, http://www.csiro.au/Outcomes/Climate/Understanding/State-of-the-Climate-2014/Heatwaves-and-Fireweather.aspx
  3. Exhibit 92 – Expert report of Roderic Incoll, paras 236-238
  4. Exhibit 92 – Expert report of Roderic Incoll, paras 238 & 239
  5. Incoll T2156:4-28
  6. Exhibit 92 – Expert report of Roderic Incoll, paras 239-243
  7. Exhibit 60 – Statement of Robert Gaulton, paras 8-13
  8. Exhibit 1 – Statement of Craig Lapsley, para. 14
  9. Exhibit 1 – Statement of Craig Lapsley, para. 16
  10. Adapted from Exhibit 1 – Statement of Craig Lapsley, para. 17
  11. Exhibit 1 – Statement of Craig Lapsley, para. 15
  12. Adapted from Exhibit 1 – Statement of Craig Lapsley, para. 17
  13. Bureau of Meteorology 2014, Latrobe Valley, Victoria January 2014 Daily Weather Observations, BOM, Melbourne, viewed 28 July 2014, http://www.bom.gov.au/climate/dwo/201401/html/IDCJDW3042.201401.shtml; Exhibit 74 – Bureau of Meteorology weather information
  14. Exhibit 1 – Statement of Craig Lapsley, para. 27; Exhibit 46 – Statement of Rosemary Lester, paras 1, 17 & 18; Country Fire Authority 2014,
  15. Extreme fire danger this weekend, CFA, Melbourne, viewed 28 July 2014, http://54.206.65.35/news/extreme-fire-danger-this-weekend.html;
  16. Exhibit 1 – Statement of Craig Lapsley, para. 36
  17. Exhibit 1 – Statement of Craig Lapsley, para. 46 attachment, Fire Investigation Management System – Bushfire Report Fire & Incident Reporting System: 495857 (CFA.0002.001.0159)
  18. Exhibit 15 – Statement of Lawrence Jeremiah, para. 18
  19. Exhibit 1 – Statement of Craig Lapsley, para. 71
  20. Exhibit 15 – Statement of Lawrence Jeremiah, para. 45
  21. Exhibit 1 – Statement of Craig Lapsley, para. 73
  22. Exhibit 1 – Statement of Craig Lapsley, para. 75
  23. Exhibit 6 – Statement of Jaymie Norris, Phoenix Rapidfire presentation, p. 9
  24. Exhibit 1 – Statement of Craig Lapsley, para. 54; Exhibit 15 – Statement of Laurence Jeremiah, para. 12 (c)
  25. Exhibit 1 – Statement of Craig Lapsley, para. 48
  26. Exhibit 6 – Statement of Jaymie Norris, Phoenix Rapidfire presentation, p. 10
  27. Exhibit 8 – Statement of James Mauger, para. 22
  28. Exhibit 15 – Statement of Lawrence Jeremiah, para. 70
  29. Exhibit 74 – Bureau of Meteorology weather information
  30. Exhibit 92 – Expert report of Roderic Incoll, appendix 3
  31. Exhibit 92 – Expert report of Roderic Incoll, appendix 3
  32. Exhibit 6 – Statement of Jaymie Norris, Phoenix Rapidfire presentation, p. 12
  33. Exhibit 6 – Statement of Jaymie Norris, Phoenix Rapidfire presentation, p. 10
  34. Exhibit 7 – Statement of David Shanahan, paras 51-55
  35. Exhibit 7 – Statement of David Shanahan, para. 55
  36. Exhibit 7 – Statement of David Shanahan, para. 55
  37. Exhibit 15 – Statement of Lawrence Jeremiah, para. 70
  38. Exhibit 1 – Statement of Craig Lapsley, para. 88
  39. Exhibit 1 – Statement of Craig Lapsley, para. 89
  40. Exhibit 1 – Statement of Craig Lapsley, para. 46 attachment, Fire Investigation Management System – Bushfire Report Fire & Incident Reporting System: 495857 (CFA.0002.001.0159); Lapsley T36:26 – T37:2
  41. Exhibit 1 – Statement of Craig Lapsley, para. 46; Lapsley T36:31 – T37:2; T151:26 – T152:2; Exhibit 5 – Affidavit of Michael Roberts, paras 4-14
  42. Exhibit 5 – Affidavit of Michael Roberts, para. 11
  43. Exhibit 1 – Statement of Craig Lapsley, para. 55
  44. Exhibit 7 – Statement of David Shanahan, para. 49
  45. Exhibit 15 – Statement of Lawrence Jeremiah, paras 75 & 76
  46. Exhibit 74 – Bureau of Meteorology weather information
  47. Exhibit 10 – Statement of Steven Harkins, para. 107
  48. Roach T654:27-30
  49. Exhibit 5 – Affidavit of Michael Roberts, paras 5-8; Exhibit 17 – Supplementary affidavit of Michael Roberts, para. 6(a)
  50. Exhibit 1 – Statement of Craig Lapsley, para. 51; Lapsley T43:12-24; Exhibit 5 – Affidavit of Michael Roberts, paras 4-14
  51. Exhibit 5 – Affidavit of Michael Roberts, para. 12; Exhibit 17 – Supplementary affidavit of Michael Roberts, para. 6
  52. Exhibit 29 – Second statement of Steven Harkins, para. 31
  53. Polmear T2034:15-22
  54. Shanahan T233:26-28
  55. Exhibit 4 – Statement of William Brown, attachment WB–3
  56. Exhibit 29 – Second statement of Steven Harkins, para. 31
  57. Dugan T412:15-21
  58. Adapted from Exhibit 10 – Statement of Steven Harkins, annexure 14
  59. Exhibit 99 – Hazelwood mine fire infra-red line scan from 11 February 2014
  60. Victorian Government Documents, 9 April 2014, Traralgon ICC Managed Fires (FSC.0001.001.0006)
  61. Exhibit 8 – Statement of James Mauger, para. 27
  62. Exhibit 8 – Statement of James Mauger, paras 32 & 33; Exhibit 7 – Statement of David Shanahan, para. 47
  63. Exhibit 7 – Statement of David Shanahan, para. 56; Exhibit 25 – Log of events produced by Mr Roach; Exhibit 8 – Statement of James Mauger, para. 36; Prezioso T364:10-13, T364:8-9; Roach T647:18 – T648:10
  64. Exhibit 7 – Statement of David Shanahan, para. 67; Shanahan T233:7-T234:13
  65. Exhibit 91 – Expert report of Roderic Incoll, appendix 3
  66. Exhibit 8 – Statement of James Mauger, para. 41
  67. Exhibit 7 – Statement of David Shanahan, para. 64; Exhibit 8 – Statement of James Mauger, paras 39-41
  68. Exhibit 8 – Statement of James Mauger, para. 43
  69. Exhibit 10 – Statement of Steven Harkins, para. 71
  70. Exhibit 7 – Statement of David Shanahan, para. 47
  71. Exhibit 7 – Statement of David Shanahan, para. 79
  72. Exhibit 7 – Statement of David Shanahan, para. 81
  73. Exhibit 7 – Statement of David Shanahan, paras 86 & 87
  74. Exhibit 7 – Statement of David Shanahan, paras 89 & 90; Exhibit 10 – Statement of Steven Harkins, para. 86
  75. Exhibit 8 – Statement of James Mauger, para. 46
  76. Exhibit 24 – Statement of Doug Steley, para. 12
  77. Exhibit 24 – Statement of Doug Steley, para. 20
  78. Exhibit 1 – Statement of Craig Lapsley, para. 139
  79. Exhibit 1 – Statement of Craig Lapsley, paras 50, 52 & 57
  80. Exhibit 1 – Statement of Craig Lapsley, para. 62