Current estimates show that Asbestos is present in about 30% of Australian homes. The provided links below could be helpful with improving your understanding of Asbestos in Australia and its impact on the environment and the community at large.
How to identify asbestos
Find your nearest asbestos disposal facility
Licenced asbestos removalists
National Asbestos Exposure Register
The Australian Government has created a register to record the details of members of the community who think they may have been exposed to asbestos. [asbestossafety.gov.au]
Asbestos Council of Victoria
Gippsland Asbestos Related Diseases Support Inc (GARDS), a non-profit, non-government, voluntary organisation dedicated to supporting the victims of asbestos and their families. [gards.org]