The Childers fire is considered the worst arson attack in Queensland history.

The after effects were far-reaching with local businesses and the tourism industry taking both a financial and reputational hit.

Solutions needed to be found and that started with fixing Queensland’s inadequate fire safety laws.

In Episode 19 of Childers – The Full Story podcast, former Queensland Premier Peter Beattie discusses how he went about immediately tightening fire safety legislation.

It also talks to small business owners and tourism industry authorities about the impact of the fire.

It is available now on your favourite podcast platform.


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