High Voltage Line video transcript

Time: 00:00
Vision: Titles and flames
Text: Powerline Bushfire Safety Program
Working to make communities safer
7 February 2009 Black Saturday.
Extreme weather conditions.
As many as 400 individual fires.
Australia's highest ever loss of life from bushfires.
Vision: Pan up to sky from bushland

Time: 00:23
Vision:
Aerial view of land and coast
Text: In response to the devastation of Black Saturday

Time: 00:26
Vision: Aerial view of land and coast
Text: The Victorian Government is working to reduce bushfire risk, protecting life and property.

Time: 00:30
Vision:
Aerial view of land and coast
Text: By replacing powerlines in the highest bushfire prone areas.

Time: 00:34
Vision:
Aerial view of land and coast
Text: Giving Victoria the most bushfire safe power network in the country.

Time: 00:40
Vision:
Map of Victoria
Text: First phase of staged works across Victoria – replacement underground of high voltage powerlines in Otway Ranges, Dandenong Ranges and Warburton District.

Time: 00:51
Vision: Moving through bushland with powerpoles within landscape
Text: Otway Ranges

Time: 00:58
Vision: Moving through bushland with powerpoles within landscape
Text: Protecting communities from powerline started bushfires

Time: 01:12
Vision: Start of infrastructure works
Text: Victorian works being supported by Victorian industries

Time: 01:25
Vision:
Infrastructure works with powerpoles being removed
Text: Together powerlines and vegetation can start bushfires.

Time: 01:38
Vision: Powerpoles coming down
Text: Removing hundreds of powerlines from the environment

Time: 01:49
Vision: Aerial of coastal townships
Text: Major works protecting townships

Time: 1:52
Vision: Black background
Text: The Victorian Government's
Powerline Bushfire Safety Program
Delivering safer communities from bushfires.

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