After the Disaster

After the Disaster podcast

The After the Disaster podcast for people who have been affected by disasters was released in 2021 as a partnership between ABC, Australian Red Cross and University of Melbourne.

From how to manage insurance; to supporting kids, After the Disaster offers practical tips and evidence-based advice.

All 15 episodes are available from ABC Listen or wherever you listen to podcasts. You can also listen to the episodes below.


Dr. Kate Brady (lead), University of Melbourne

Phoebe Quinn, University of Melbourne

Professor Lisa Gibbs, University of Melbourne


Australian Red Cross

Australian Broadcasting Commission (ABC)

Headline Productions


After the Disaster has been produced with the support of the ABC, Australian Red Cross and the University of Melbourne. Thanks to Bushfire Recovery Victoria and the Bushfire Natural Hazards Cooperative Research Centre for project funding support.