Schools to teach disaster planning
COMPULSORY disaster education will be taught to all school children as part of a national attempt to better prepare Australia for natural catastrophes.
As part of the push, Australia has also begun preparing for contingencies where national or state governments are wiped out, according to a confidential plan obtained by The Sunday Mail.
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