This is the third year in a row where fire restrictions have commenced earlier than usual in East Gippsland and our pre-season preparations are well underway.
The next two weekends are proving to be the biggest community days of the year, with CFA brigades opening their doors to the public across the state.
The Fire Danger Period will begin at 01.00am on Monday 28 October 2019 in the following municipalities in District 24 in CFA’s North East Region:
CFA is once again partnering with Bunnings to help people prepare their properties ahead of the summer season.
The Fire Danger Period will begin at 01.00am on Monday 28 October 2019 in District 22 and 23 in CFA’s North East Region.
The Fire Danger Period will begin at 01.00am on Monday 28 October 2019 for the following municipalities in CFA’s South East Region: Wellington Shire Council
On Sunday 22 September more than 140 locals gathered at the Swan Reach footy club in East Gippsland to learn more about preparing for bushfire.
As temperatures begin to heat up, CFA has urged Victorians to take extreme care when burning off.
The Fire Danger Period has been announced for parts of CFA's North West Region.
Decent rainfall in some parts of Victoria has caused CFA to issue a warning to farmers cutting crops: take care or face potential catastrophe.