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Fire restrictions in West, North West, North East

The Fire Danger Period will commence for the following municipalities from 1am on 20 November 2017:

  • Northern Grampians Shire Council
  • Horsham Rural City Council (Northern Part) That part north of the line described by the following: Harrow-Clear Lake Road, Jallumba-Douglas Road, Jallumba-Mockinya Road, Wonwondah-Toolondo Road, North East Wonwondah Road, Grampians Road, Wonwondah-Dadswells Bridge Road, Fulbrooks Road then easterly to the Wimmera River
  • West Wimmera Shire Council (Central East Part) That part north of the line described by the following: Natimuk-Frances Road, Lake Charliegrark Road, Kaniva-Edenhope Road, Sims Road, Charam-Wombelano Road, Wombelano Road and Harrow-Clear Lake Road
  • Yarriambiack Shire Council (Remainder)
  • Mitchell Shire Council
  • Murrindindi Shire Council
  • Central Goldfields Shire Council
  • Mount Alexander Shire Council
  • Greater Bendigo City Council
  • Benalla Rural City Council
  • Mansfield Shire Council
  • Mount Buller and Mount Stirling Resort Management Board
  • Wangaratta Rural City Council
  • Strathbogie Shire Council
  • Greater Shepparton City Council
  • Moira Shire Council

Victorians can find out “Can I or Can’t I?” information at or by calling VicEmergency Hotline on 1800 226 226.

To see the full list of municipalities with fire restrictions visit

Last Updated: 14 November 2017