Black Saturday Bushfire class actions

Maurice Blackburn is conducting two class actions on behalf of people who have suffered injury, loss or damage as a result of the devastating bushfires that started in Victoria on 7 February 2009 (Black Saturday).

Update 14/11/2016: Bushfire compensation to start flowing – but tax grab leaves sour taste in mouth
Update 22/6/2016: Court endorses progress on thousands of bushfire claims

The actions

The Kilmore East/Kinglake class action encompasses the area burnt including Kilmore East, Kinglake, Strathewen, Steels Creek and other towns. 

The Murrindindi/Marysville class action encompasses the area burnt including Murrindindi, Narbethong, Marysville, Buxton, Taggerty. 

More information

Kilmore East/Kinglake Bushfire Class Action

Murrindindi/Marysville Bushfire Class Action