6 ways you can prepare for the on-coming heatwave

Australian Geographic spoke with heatwave risk management experts to determine what you can do to beat the heat over the next week.

Most of south-east Australia is gearing up for what’s predicted to be a sweltering five day heatwave, according to the Bureau of Meteorology, and fire-fighters are on high alert.

Weather risk management experts Andrew Gissing and Lucinda Coates from Risk Frontiers say that when the heatwave hits, it’s important to avoid complacency and have a well thought out plan.

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