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Grass fire at Gooram

By: CFA Media

Category: Incidents - Bushfire, Incidents - Other

  4.03 PM 28 December, 2012


Location: District 22 News

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UPDATE, 4.55pm: This grass fire is now safe.

A medium grass fire at Gooram, south of Euroa, has been brought under control.


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CFA was called to the grass and scrub fire on the Delatite County Road about 2.00pm today, 28 December. The fire took almost two hours to contain and is estimated to have burnt through ten hectares.

Three aircraft and 15 trucks and vehicles attended the incident and remain on scene.

An Advice message is still current for Creightons Creek and Gooram as smoke may be visible from nearby communities and roads.

The cause of the fire will be investigated by CFA and Victoria Police.

Please see www.cfa.vic.gov.au for the latest information and warnings on this fire.

Last Updated: 28 December 2012