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Bushfire Advice for western part of RAVENSTHORPE in SHIRE OF RAVENSTHORPE

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Category: Bushfire Alert Summary: Bushfire ADVICE for western part of RAVENSTHORPE in SHIRE OF RAVENSTHORPE Content:

The following alert has been issued by the Department of Fire and Emergency Services (DFES)


Time of issue: 11:10 AM
Date of issue: 01 October 2019


Bushfire ADVICE for western part of RAVENSTHORPE in SHIRE OF RAVENSTHORPE

ALERT LEVEL:

A bushfire ADVICE has been issued for people bounded by South Coast Highway, Koornong Road, Long Creek Road, Aerodrome Road and Thomas Road in the western part of RAVENSTHORPE in SHIRE OF RAVENSTHORPE.

  • There is no threat to lives or homes.
  • Although there is no immediate danger you need to be aware and keep up to date in case the situation changes.
  • The fire started near the intersection of LONG CREEK ROAD and KOORNONG ROAD in RAVENSTHORPE.
WHAT TO DO:
  • Stay alert and monitor your surroundings.
  • Watch for signs of a bushfire, especially smoke and flames.
  • Close all doors and windows, and turn off evaporative air conditioners but keep water running through the system if possible.
  • Read through your bushfire survival plan.
  • If you do not have a plan decide what you will do if the situation gets worse.

If driving

  • Be extremely careful when driving through the area.
  • Turn your headlights on and drive slowly.
  • Watch for emergency services personnel and follow their directions.

BUSHFIRE BEHAVIOUR:

  • The bushfire is stationary.
  • It is contained and under control.


ROAD CLOSURES AND CONDITIONS:

Roads have not been closed.

Motorists are asked to avoid the area, reduce speed and drive carefully due to smoke.

Road information may also be available from Main Roads WA by calling 138 138 or visiting www.mainroads.wa.gov.au OR SHIRE OF RAVENSTHORPE.


WHAT FIREFIGHTERS ARE DOING:

  • Firefighters are monitoring the situation.


EXTRA INFORMATION:

  • The fire was reported at 05:59 PM on 30 September 2019.
  • Currently there has been 52 hectares burnt.
  • DFES is managing the fire.

KEEP UP TO DATE:

Visit www.emergency.wa.gov.au, call 13 DFES (13 3337), follow DFES on Twitter: https://twitter.com/dfes_wa, Facebook: https://facebook.com/dfeswa/, listen to ABC Local Radio or listen to news bulletins.
The next update will be provided by 4pm today unless the situation changes.


END

Bushfire Advice for the southern part of MUCHEA in the SHIRE OF CHITTERING

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Category: Bushfire Alert Summary: Bushfire ADVICE for the southern part of MUCHEA in the SHIRE OF CHITTERING Content:

The following alert has been issued by the Department of Fire and Emergency Services (DFES)

There is no change to the previous alert


Time of issue: 10:23 AM
Date of issue: 01 October 2019


Bushfire ADVICE for the southern part of MUCHEA in the SHIRE OF CHITTERING

ALERT LEVEL:

A bushfire ADVICE has been issued for people on or near Muchea South Road near Muchea Air Weapons Range in MUCHEA in SHIRE OF CHITTERING.

  • There is no threat to lives or homes.
  • There is a lot of smoke in the area.
  • Although there is no immediate danger you need to be aware and keep up to date in case the situation changes.
  • The fire started near the intersection of MUCHEA SOUTH RD and HUMPHREYS ST in MUCHEA.
WHAT TO DO:
  • Stay alert and monitor your surroundings.
  • Watch for signs of a bushfire, especially smoke and flames.
  • Close all doors and windows, and turn off evaporative air conditioners but keep water running through the system if possible.
  • Read through your bushfire survival plan.
  • If you do not have a plan decide what you will do if the situation gets worse.

If driving

  • Be extremely careful when driving through the area.
  • Turn your headlights on and drive slowly.
  • Watch for emergency services personnel and follow their directions.
  • If you cannot see clearly, pull over, keep your headlights and hazard lights on, and wait until the smoke clears.
  • If you have a respiratory condition and you have been affected by smoke you should contact your local doctor or call Health Direct on 1800 022 222.

BUSHFIRE BEHAVIOUR:

  • The bushfire is stationary.
  • It is contained and under control.


ROAD CLOSURES AND CONDITIONS:

Roads have not been closed.

Motorists are asked to avoid the area, reduce speed and drive carefully due to smoke.

Road information may also be available from Main Roads WA by calling 138 138 or visiting www.mainroads.wa.gov.au OR SHIRE OF CHITTERING.


WHAT FIREFIGHTERS ARE DOING:

  • Firefighters are patrolling the area and mopping up.


EXTRA INFORMATION:

  • The fire was reported at 12:11 PM on 29 September 2019.
  • Currently there has been 68 hectares burnt.
  • The cause of the fire is accidental.
  • Shire of Chittering is managing the fire.

KEEP UP TO DATE:

Visit www.emergency.wa.gov.au, call 13 DFES (13 3337), follow DFES on Twitter: https://twitter.com/dfes_wa, Facebook: https://facebook.com/dfeswa/, listen to ABC Local Radio, 6PR, or listen to news bulletins.
The next update will be provided by 4pm today unless the situation changes.


END

Bushfire Advice for western part of RAVENSTHORPE in SHIRE OF RAVENSTHORPE

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Category: Bushfire Alert Summary: Bushfire ADVICE for western part of RAVENSTHORPE in SHIRE OF RAVENSTHORPE Content:

The following alert has been issued by the Department of Fire and Emergency Services (DFES)

This is a new alert


Time of issue: 08:24 PM
Date of issue: 30 September 2019


Bushfire ADVICE for western part of RAVENSTHORPE in SHIRE OF RAVENSTHORPE

ALERT LEVEL:

A bushfire ADVICE has been issued for people bounded by South Coast Highway, Koornong Road, Long Creek Road, Aerodrome Road and Thomas Road in the western part of RAVENSTHORPE in SHIRE OF RAVENSTHORPE.

  • There is no threat to lives or homes.
  • Although there is no immediate danger you need to be aware and keep up to date in case the situation changes.
  • The fire started near the intersection of LONG CREEK RD and KOORNONG RD in RAVENSTHORPE.
WHAT TO DO:
  • Stay alert and monitor your surroundings.
  • Watch for signs of a bushfire, especially smoke and flames.
  • Close all doors and windows, and turn off evaporative air conditioners but keep water running through the system if possible.
  • Read through your bushfire survival plan.
  • If you do not have a plan decide what you will do if the situation gets worse.

If driving

  • Be extremely careful when driving through the area.
  • Turn your headlights on and drive slowly.
  • Watch for emergency services personnel and follow their directions.

BUSHFIRE BEHAVIOUR:

  • The bushfire is moving slowly in a north easterly direction.


ROAD CLOSURES AND CONDITIONS:

Roads have not been closed.

Motorists are asked to avoid the area, reduce speed and drive carefully due to smoke.

Road information may also be available from Main Roads WA by calling 138 138 or visiting www.mainroads.wa.gov.au OR SHIRE OF RAVENSTHORPE.


WHAT FIREFIGHTERS ARE DOING:

  • Firefighters are monitoring the situation.


EXTRA INFORMATION:

  • The fire was reported at 05:59 PM on 30 September 2019.
  • DFES is managing the fire.

KEEP UP TO DATE:

Visit www.emergency.wa.gov.au, call 13 DFES (13 3337), follow DFES on Twitter: https://twitter.com/dfes_wa, Facebook: https://facebook.com/dfeswa/, listen to ABC Local Radio or listen to news bulletins.
The next update to be provided by 11am tomorrow unless the situation changes.


END

Smoke Alert Advice for Regans Ford, Red Gully and Orange Springs in Metro North Coastal

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Category: Other Alert Summary: Smoke Alert for Regans Ford, Red Gully and Orange Springs in the Shire of Gingin Content:

The following information has been issued by the Parks and Wildlife Service at the Department of Biodiversity, Conservation and Attractions
Time of issue: 04:11 PM
Date of issue: 30 September 2019

Smoke Alert for Regans Ford, Red Gully and Orange Springs in the Shire of Gingin

The Parks and Wildlife Service has issued a Smoke Alert for Regans Ford, Red Gully and Orange Springs in the Shire of Gingin.

The smoke is due to a Parks and Wildlife Service prescribed burn in Moore River National Park. It is expected to clear with the passage of a weak cold front tonight

WHAT TO DO:

  • If the smoke is particularly thick, it is recommended people shut doors and windows and turn off air-conditioners.
  • Smoke may reduce visibility on some roads and motorists should take care, turn on headlights and travel at appropriate speeds when travelling in these areas.
  • People with asthma and pre-existing respiratory or cardiovascular illnesses should follow their pre-prepared treatment plan.
  • People with conditions exacerbated by smoke should take precautions in line with their medical advice for these circumstances.

KEEP UP TO DATE:
Visit www.emergency.wa.gov.au, call 13 DFES (13 3337), follow us on Twitter or Facebook, listen to ABC Local Radio or listen to news updates.

The next update will be issued when the situation changes.


END

Bushfire Advice for the southern part of MUCHEA in the SHIRE OF CHITTERING

EmergencyWA Alerts & Warnings -

Category: Bushfire Alert Summary: Bushfire ADVICE for the southern part of MUCHEA in the SHIRE OF CHITTERING Content:

The following alert has been issued by the Department of Fire and Emergency Services (DFES)

There is no change to the previous alert


Time of issue: 03:45 PM
Date of issue: 30 September 2019


Bushfire ADVICE for the southern part of MUCHEA in the SHIRE OF CHITTERING

ALERT LEVEL:

A bushfire ADVICE has been issued for people on or near Muchea South Road near Muchea Air Weapons Range in MUCHEA in SHIRE OF CHITTERING.

  • There is no threat to lives or homes.
  • There is a lot of smoke in the area.
  • Although there is no immediate danger you need to be aware and keep up to date in case the situation changes.
  • The fire started near the intersection of MUCHEA SOUTH RD and HUMPHREYS ST in MUCHEA.
WHAT TO DO:
  • Stay alert and monitor your surroundings.
  • Watch for signs of a bushfire, especially smoke and flames.
  • Close all doors and windows, and turn off evaporative air conditioners but keep water running through the system if possible.
  • Read through your bushfire survival plan.
  • If you do not have a plan decide what you will do if the situation gets worse.

If driving

  • Be extremely careful when driving through the area.
  • Turn your headlights on and drive slowly.
  • Watch for emergency services personnel and follow their directions.
  • If you cannot see clearly, pull over, keep your headlights and hazard lights on, and wait until the smoke clears.
  • If you have a respiratory condition and you have been affected by smoke you should contact your local doctor or call Health Direct on 1800 022 222.

BUSHFIRE BEHAVIOUR:

  • The bushfire is stationary.
  • It is contained and under control.


ROAD CLOSURES AND CONDITIONS:

Roads have not been closed.

Motorists are asked to avoid the area, reduce speed and drive carefully due to smoke.

Road information may also be available from Main Roads WA by calling 138 138 or visiting www.mainroads.wa.gov.au OR SHIRE OF CHITTERING.


WHAT FIREFIGHTERS ARE DOING:

  • Firefighters are patrolling the area and mopping up.
  • Bush Fire Service firefighters are attending.


EXTRA INFORMATION:

  • The fire was reported at 12:11 PM on 29 September 2019.
  • Currently there has been 68 hectares burnt.
  • The cause of the fire is accidental.
  • Shire of Chittering is managing the fire.

KEEP UP TO DATE:

Visit www.emergency.wa.gov.au, call 13 DFES (13 3337), follow DFES on Twitter: https://twitter.com/dfes_wa, Facebook: https://facebook.com/dfeswa/, listen to ABC Local Radio, 6PR, or listen to news bulletins.
The next update to be provided by 11am tomorrow unless the situation changes.


END

Bushfire Advice for the southern part of MUCHEA in the SHIRE OF CHITTERING

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Category: Bushfire Alert Summary: Bushfire ADVICE for the southern part of MUCHEA in the SHIRE OF CHITTERING Content:

The following alert has been issued by the Department of Fire and Emergency Services (DFES)

Please note changes to Hectares Burnt and What Firefighters Are Doing


Time of issue: 10:47 AM
Date of issue: 30 September 2019


Bushfire ADVICE for the southern part of MUCHEA in the SHIRE OF CHITTERING

ALERT LEVEL:

A bushfire ADVICE has been issued for people on or near Muchea South Road near Muchea Air Weapons Range in MUCHEA in SHIRE OF CHITTERING.

  • There is no threat to lives or homes.
  • There is a lot of smoke in the area.
  • Although there is no immediate danger you need to be aware and keep up to date in case the situation changes.
  • The fire started near the intersection of MUCHEA SOUTH RD and HUMPHREYS ST in MUCHEA.
WHAT TO DO:
  • Stay alert and monitor your surroundings.
  • Watch for signs of a bushfire, especially smoke and flames.
  • Close all doors and windows, and turn off evaporative air conditioners but keep water running through the system if possible.
  • Read through your bushfire survival plan.
  • If you do not have a plan decide what you will do if the situation gets worse.

If driving

  • Be extremely careful when driving through the area.
  • Turn your headlights on and drive slowly.
  • Watch for emergency services personnel and follow their directions.
  • If you cannot see clearly, pull over, keep your headlights and hazard lights on, and wait until the smoke clears.
  • If you have a respiratory condition and you have been affected by smoke you should contact your local doctor or call Health Direct on 1800 022 222.

BUSHFIRE BEHAVIOUR:

  • The bushfire is stationary.
  • It is contained and under control.


ROAD CLOSURES AND CONDITIONS:

Roads have not been closed.

Motorists are asked to avoid the area, reduce speed and drive carefully due to smoke.

Road information may also be available from Main Roads WA by calling 138 138 or visiting www.mainroads.wa.gov.au OR SHIRE OF CHITTERING.


WHAT FIREFIGHTERS ARE DOING:

  • Firefighters are patrolling the area and mopping up.
  • Bush Fire Service firefighters are attending.


EXTRA INFORMATION:

  • The fire was reported at 12:11 PM on 29 September 2019.
  • Currently there has been 68 hectares burnt.
  • The cause of the fire is accidental.
  • Shire of Chittering is managing the fire.

KEEP UP TO DATE:

Visit www.emergency.wa.gov.au, call 13 DFES (13 3337), follow DFES on Twitter: https://twitter.com/dfes_wa, Facebook: https://facebook.com/dfeswa/, listen to ABC Local Radio, 6PR, or listen to news bulletins.
The next update will be provided by 4pm today unless the situation changes.


END

Bushfire Advice for the southern part of MUCHEA in the SHIRE OF CHITTERING

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Category: Bushfire Alert Summary: Bushfire Advice issued for MUCHEA in SHIRE OF CHITTERING Content:

The following alert has been issued by the Department of Fire and Emergency Services (DFES)

Please note this alert has been downgraded to a BUSHFIRE ADVICE


Time of issue: 06:23 PM
Date of issue: 29 September 2019


Bushfire ADVICE for the southern part of MUCHEA in the SHIRE OF CHITTERING

ALERT LEVEL:

A bushfire ADVICE has been issued for people on or near Muchea South Road near Muchea Air Weapons Range in MUCHEA in SHIRE OF CHITTERING.

  • The alert level for this fire has been downgraded as it is now stationary.
  • There is no threat to lives or homes.
  • There is a lot of smoke in the area.
  • Although there is no immediate danger you need to be aware and keep up to date in case the situation changes.
  • The fire started near the intersection of MUCHEA SOUTH RD and HUMPHREYS ST in MUCHEA.
WHAT TO DO:
  • Stay alert and monitor your surroundings.
  • Watch for signs of a bushfire, especially smoke and flames.
  • Close all doors and windows, and turn off evaporative air conditioners but keep water running through the system if possible.
  • Read through your bushfire survival plan.
  • If you do not have a plan decide what you will do if the situation gets worse.

If driving

  • Be extremely careful when driving through the area.
  • Turn your headlights on and drive slowly.
  • Watch for emergency services personnel and follow their directions.
  • If you cannot see clearly, pull over, keep your headlights and hazard lights on, and wait until the smoke clears.
  • If you have a respiratory condition and you have been affected by smoke you should contact your local doctor or call Health Direct on 1800 022 222.

BUSHFIRE BEHAVIOUR:

  • The bushfire is stationary.
  • It is contained but not controlled.


ROAD CLOSURES AND CONDITIONS:

Roads have not been closed.

Motorists are asked to avoid the area, reduce speed and drive carefully due to smoke.

Road information may also be available from Main Roads WA by calling 138 138 or visiting www.mainroads.wa.gov.au OR SHIRE OF CHITTERING.


WHAT FIREFIGHTERS ARE DOING:

  • Firefighters are on the scene, strengthening containment lines.
  • 55 Volunteer firefighters firefighters are attending.


EXTRA INFORMATION:

  • The fire was reported at 12:11 PM on 29 September 2019.
  • Currently there has been 40 hectares burnt.
  • The cause of the fire is accidental.
  • Shire of Chittering is managing the fire.

KEEP UP TO DATE:

Visit www.emergency.wa.gov.au, call 13 DFES (13 3337), follow DFES on Twitter: https://twitter.com/dfes_wa, Facebook: https://facebook.com/dfeswa/, listen to ABC Local Radio, 6PR, or listen to news bulletins.
The next update to be provided by 11am tomorrow unless the situation changes.


END

Bushfire Watch and Act for southern part of MUCHEA in SHIRE OF CHITTERING

EmergencyWA Alerts & Warnings -

Category: Bushfire Alert Summary: Bushfire WATCH AND ACT for southern part of MUCHEA in SHIRE OF CHITTERING Content:

The following alert has been issued by the Department of Fire and Emergency Services (DFES)

Please note changes under BUSHFIRE BEHAVIOUR and WHAT FIREFIGHTERS ARE DOING sections


Time of issue: 05:05 PM
Date of issue: 29 September 2019


Bushfire WATCH AND ACT for southern part of MUCHEA in SHIRE OF CHITTERING

ALERT LEVEL:

A bushfire WATCH AND ACT has been issued for people on or near Muchea South Road near Muchea Air Weapons Range in MUCHEA in SHIRE OF CHITTERING.

  • There is a possible threat to lives and homes as a fire is approaching in the area and conditions are changing.
  • You need to leave or get ready to actively defend.
  • The fire started near the intersection of MUCHEA SOUTH RD and HUMPHREYS ST in MUCHEA.
WHAT TO DO:
  • If you are not prepared or you plan to leave, leave now if the way is clear.
  • If you are well prepared and plan to actively defend your home, make final preparations now.
  • If you are not at home, do not try to return as conditions in the area could be very dangerous.
  • Close all doors and windows and turn off evaporative air conditioners, but keep water running through the system if possible.

BUSHFIRE BEHAVIOUR:

  • The bushfire is moving in a north easterly direction.
  • It is not contained and not controlled.


ROAD CLOSURES AND CONDITIONS:

Roads have not been closed.

Motorists are asked to avoid the area, reduce speed and drive carefully due to smoke.

Road information may also be available from Main Roads WA by calling 138 138 or visiting www.mainroads.wa.gov.au OR SHIRE OF CHITTERING.


WHAT FIREFIGHTERS ARE DOING:

  • Firefighters are on the scene.
  • 60 Volunteer and career firefighters firefighters are attending.


EXTRA INFORMATION:

  • The fire was reported at 12:11 PM on 29 September 2019.
  • The cause of the fire is accidental.
  • Shire of Chittering is managing the fire.

KEEP UP TO DATE:

Visit www.emergency.wa.gov.au, call 13 DFES (13 3337), follow DFES on Twitter: https://twitter.com/dfes_wa, Facebook: https://facebook.com/dfeswa/, listen to ABC Local Radio, 6PR, or listen to news bulletins.
Updates will be issued every two hours unless the situation changes.


END

Smoke Alert Advice for Perth Hills and adjacent areas of the Swan Coastal Plain in Metro North East, Metro South East

EmergencyWA Alerts & Warnings -

Category: Other Alert Summary: Smoke Alert for Perth Hills and adjacent areas of the Swan Coastal Plain Content:

The following information has been issued by the Parks and Wildlife Service at the Department of Biodiversity, Conservation and Attractions
Time of issue: 04:43 PM
Date of issue: 29 September 2019

Smoke Alert for Perth Hills and adjacent areas of the Swan Coastal Plain in the Perth Metropolitan Area

The Parks and Wildlife Service has issued a Smoke Alert for Perth Hills and adjacent areas of the Swan Coastal Plain in the Perth Metropolitan Area.

The smoke is the result of prescribed burns being carried out by Parks and Wildlife Service today.

The Bureau of Meteorology has advised that light winds, moist and settled weather conditions may result in a build-up of smoke overnight. Smoke is expected to clear by midday tomorrow.

WHAT TO DO:

  • If the smoke is particularly thick, it is recommended people shut doors and windows and turn off air-conditioners.
  • Smoke may reduce visibility on some roads and motorists should take care, turn on headlights and travel at appropriate speeds when travelling in these areas.
  • People with asthma and pre-existing respiratory or cardiovascular illnesses should follow their pre-prepared treatment plan.
  • People with conditions exacerbated by smoke should take precautions in line with their medical advice for these circumstances.

KEEP UP TO DATE:
Visit www.emergency.wa.gov.au, call 13 DFES (13 3337), follow us on Twitter or Facebook, listen to ABC Local Radio or listen to news updates.


END

Smoke Alert Advice for Moore River National Park, Regans Ford, Red Gully, Orange Springs and surrounds in Metro North Coastal

EmergencyWA Alerts & Warnings -

Category: Other Alert Summary: Smoke alert for Moore River National Park, Regans Ford, Red Gully, Orange Springs and surrounds in the Shire of Gingin Content:

The following information has been issued by the Parks and Wildlife Service at the Department of Biodiversity, Conservation and Attractions
Time of issue: 04:39 PM
Date of issue: 29 September 2019

Smoke Alert for Moore River National Park, Regans Ford, Red Gully, Orange Springs and surrounds in the Shire of Gingin

The Parks and Wildlife Service has issued a Smoke Alert for Moore River National Park, Regans Ford, Red Gully, Orange Springs and surrounds in the Shire of Gingin

The smoke is the result of prescribed burns being carried out by Parks and Wildlife Service today.

The Bureau of Meteorology has advised that light winds, moist and settled weather conditions may result in a build-up of smoke overnight. Smoke is expected to clear by midday tomorrow.

WHAT TO DO:

  • If the smoke is particularly thick, it is recommended people shut doors and windows and turn off air-conditioners.
  • Smoke may reduce visibility on some roads and motorists should take care, turn on headlights and travel at appropriate speeds when travelling in these areas.
  • People with asthma and pre-existing respiratory or cardiovascular illnesses should follow their pre-prepared treatment plan.
  • People with conditions exacerbated by smoke should take precautions in line with their medical advice for these circumstances.

KEEP UP TO DATE:
Visit www.emergency.wa.gov.au, call 13 DFES (13 3337), follow us on Twitter or Facebook, listen to ABC Local Radio or listen to news updates.

The next update will be issued when the situation changes.


END

Bushfire Watch and Act for southern part of MUCHEA in SHIRE OF CHITTERING

EmergencyWA Alerts & Warnings -

Category: Bushfire Alert Summary: Bushfire WATCH AND ACT for southern part of MUCHEA in SHIRE OF CHITTERING Content:

The following alert has been issued by the Department of Fire and Emergency Services (DFES)

Please note changes under BUSHFIRE BEHAVIOUR and WHAT FIREFIGHTERS ARE DOING sections


Time of issue: 04:22 PM
Date of issue: 29 September 2019


Bushfire WATCH AND ACT for southern part of MUCHEA in SHIRE OF CHITTERING

ALERT LEVEL:

A bushfire WATCH AND ACT has been issued for people on or near Muchea South Road near Muchea Air Weapons Range in MUCHEA in SHIRE OF CHITTERING.

  • There is a possible threat to lives and homes as a fire is approaching in the area and conditions are changing.
  • You need to leave or get ready to actively defend.
  • The fire started near the intersection of MUCHEA SOUTH RD and HUMPHREYS ST in MUCHEA.
WHAT TO DO:
  • If you are not prepared or you plan to leave, leave now if the way is clear.
  • If you are well prepared and plan to actively defend your home, make final preparations now.
  • If you are not at home, do not try to return as conditions in the area could be very dangerous.
  • Close all doors and windows and turn off evaporative air conditioners, but keep water running through the system if possible.

BUSHFIRE BEHAVIOUR:

  • The bushfire is moving in a north easterly direction.
  • It is not contained and not controlled.


ROAD CLOSURES AND CONDITIONS:
Some roads may be closed.

Motorists are asked to avoid the area, reduce speed and drive carefully due to smoke.

Road information may also be available from Main Roads WA by calling 138 138 or visiting www.mainroads.wa.gov.au OR SHIRE OF CHITTERING.


WHAT FIREFIGHTERS ARE DOING:

  • Firefighters are on the scene.
  • 60 Volunteer and career firefighters firefighters are attending.


EXTRA INFORMATION:

  • The fire was reported at 12:11 PM on 29 September 2019.
  • The cause of the fire is accidental.
  • Shire of Chittering is managing the fire.

KEEP UP TO DATE:

Visit www.emergency.wa.gov.au, call 13 DFES (13 3337), follow DFES on Twitter: https://twitter.com/dfes_wa, Facebook: https://facebook.com/dfeswa/, listen to ABC Local Radio, 6PR, or listen to news bulletins.
Updates will be issued every two hours unless the situation changes.


END

Smoke Alert Advice for for the south western parts of KUNUNURRA in the SHIRE OF WYNDHAM-EAST KIMBERLEY in Kimberley

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Category: Other Alert Summary: Smoke Alert for the south western parts of KUNUNURRA in the SHIRE OF WYNDHAM-EAST KIMBERLEY Content:

The following alert has been issued by Department of Fire and Emergency Services WA.


Time of issue: 08:59 AM
Date of issue: 29 September 2019


Smoke Alert for the south western parts of KUNUNURRA in the SHIRE OF WYNDHAM-EAST KIMBERLEY

  • A Smoke Alert has been issued for people travelling along Victoria Highway and surrounding areas in KUNUNURRA near Valentine Spring Road in the vicinity of Anzac Hill in the SHIRE OF WYNDHAM-EAST KIMBERLEY
  • The smoke is the result of a bushfire burning in the area.
  • The smoke is expected to clear over the coming days.


WHAT TO DO:

  • Be extremely careful when driving through the area.
  • Turn your headlights on and drive slowly.
  • Watch for emergency services personnel and follow their directions.
  • If you cannot see clearly, pull over, keep your headlights and hazard lights on, and wait until the smoke clears.
  • If you have a respiratory condition and you have been affected by smoke you should contact your local doctor or call Health Direct on 1800 022 222.


ROAD CLOSURES AND CONDITIONS:

Roads have not been closed.


Road information may also be available from Main Roads WA by calling 138 138 or visiting www.mainroads.wa.gov.au or by contacting the SHIRE OF WYNDHAM-EAST KIMBERLEY


KEEP UP TO DATE:
Visit www.emergency.wa.gov.au, call 13 DFES (13 3337), follow DFES on Twitter: https://twitter.com/dfes_wa, Facebook: https://facebook.com/dfeswa/, listen to ABC Local Radio or listen to news bulletins.
No further updates will be issued unless the situation changes.


END

Smoke Alert Advice for for the south western parts of KUNUNURRA in the SHIRE OF WYNDHAM-EAST KIMBERLEY in Kimberley

EmergencyWA Alerts & Warnings -

Category: Other Alert Summary: Smoke Alert for the south western parts of KUNUNURRA in the SHIRE OF WYNDHAM-EAST KIMBERLEY Content:

The following alert has been issued by Department of Fire and Emergency Services WA.


Time of issue: 08:46 AM
Date of issue: 29 September 2019


Smoke Alert for the south western parts of KUNUNURRA in the SHIRE OF WYNDHAM-EAST KIMBERLEY

  • A Smoke Alert has been issued for people travelling along Victoria Highway and surrounding areas in KUNUNURRA near Valentine Spring Road in the SHIRE OF WYNDHAM-EAST KIMBERLEY
  • The smoke is the result of a bushfire burning in the area.
  • The smoke is expected to clear over the coming days.


WHAT TO DO:

  • Be extremely careful when driving through the area.
  • Turn your headlights on and drive slowly.
  • Watch for emergency services personnel and follow their directions.
  • If you cannot see clearly, pull over, keep your headlights and hazard lights on, and wait until the smoke clears.
  • If you have a respiratory condition and you have been affected by smoke you should contact your local doctor or call Health Direct on 1800 022 222.


ROAD CLOSURES AND CONDITIONS:

Roads have not been closed.


Road information may also be available from Main Roads WA by calling 138 138 or visiting www.mainroads.wa.gov.au or by contacting the SHIRE OF WYNDHAM-EAST KIMBERLEY


KEEP UP TO DATE:
Visit www.emergency.wa.gov.au, call 13 DFES (13 3337), follow DFES on Twitter: https://twitter.com/dfes_wa, Facebook: https://facebook.com/dfeswa/, listen to ABC Local Radio or listen to news bulletins.
No further updates will be issued unless the situation changes.


END

Bushfire All Clear for Parry Lagoons Nature Reserve in SHIRE OF WYNDHAM-EAST KIMBERLEY

EmergencyWA Alerts & Warnings -

Category: Bushfire Alert Summary: Bushfire ALL CLEAR for Parry Lagoons Nature Reserve in SHIRE OF WYNDHAM-EAST KIMBERLEY Content:

The following alert has been issued by the Parks and Wildlife Service at the Department of Biodiversity, Conservation and Attractions


Time of issue: 03:19 PM
Date of issue: 28 September 2019


Bushfire ALL CLEAR for Parry Lagoons Nature Reserve in SHIRE OF WYNDHAM-EAST KIMBERLEY

ALERT LEVEL:

An ALL CLEAR advice has been issued for people in the vicinity of Parry Lagoons Nature Reserve in SHIRE OF WYNDHAM-EAST KIMBERLEY.

  • The bushfire is no longer impacting the area.
  • The danger has passed but you need to remain vigilant in case the situation changes.

WHAT TO DO:

  • Drive slowly and with caution due to smoke and emergency services personnel working in the area.


ROAD CLOSURES AND CONDITIONS:

Roads have not been closed.

Motorists are asked to avoid the area, reduce speed and drive carefully due to smoke.

Road information may also be available from Main Roads WA by calling 138 138 or visiting www.mainroads.wa.gov.au OR SHIRE OF WYNDHAM-EAST KIMBERLEY.


WHAT FIREFIGHTERS ARE DOING:

  • Firefighters are monitoring the situation.


EXTRA INFORMATION:

  • The fire was reported at 10:19 AM on 28 September 2019.
  • Currently there has been 10 hectares burnt.
  • The cause of the fire is suspicious.
  • People are asked to report any suspicious behaviour to Police Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.
  • Parks and Wildlife Service is managing the fire.


KEEP UP TO DATE:

Visit www.emergency.wa.gov.au, call 13 DFES (13 3337), follow DFES on Twitter: https://twitter.com/dfes_wa, Facebook: https://facebook.com/dfeswa/, listen to ABC Local Radio or listen to news bulletins.
No further updates will be issued.


END

Bushfire All Clear for parts of BILINGURR in the SHIRE OF BROOME

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Category: Bushfire Alert Summary: Bushfire ALL CLEAR for parts of BILINGURR in the SHIRE OF BROOME Content:

The following alert has been issued by the Department of Fire and Emergency Services (DFES)

Please note this bushfire is now an ALL CLEAR


Time of issue: 11:55 AM
Date of issue: 28 September 2019


Bushfire ALL CLEAR for parts of BILINGURR in the SHIRE OF BROOME

ALERT LEVEL:

An ALL CLEAR advice has been issued for people in an area bounded by Buckleys Road, Morrell Park Road, including Wattle Drive and 4 Mile, and Fairway Drive, Lullfitz Drive, Sanctuary Road, Fairway Drive, Gubinge Road and Broome Road in parts of BILINGURR in the SHIRE OF BROOME.

  • The bushfire has been extinguished.
  • Firefighters will monitor the area for the rest of the day.
  • The danger has passed but you need to remain vigilant in case the situation changes.
WHAT TO DO:
  • Drive with caution


ROAD CLOSURES AND CONDITIONS:

No roads are closed

Road information may also be available from Main Roads WA by calling 138 138 or visiting www.mainroads.wa.gov.au or contacting the SHIRE OF BROOME.


WHAT FIREFIGHTERS ARE DOING:

  • Firefighters are monitoring the situation.


EXTRA INFORMATION:

  • The fire was reported at 07:42 AM on 26 September 2019.
  • Currently there has been 300 hectares burnt.
  • The cause of the fire is suspicious.
  • People are asked to report any suspicious behaviour to Police Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.
  • DFES is managing the fire.

KEEP UP TO DATE:

Visit www.emergency.wa.gov.au, call 13 DFES (13 3337), follow DFES on Twitter: https://twitter.com/dfes_wa, Facebook: https://facebook.com/dfeswa/, listen to ABC Local Radio or listen to news bulletins.
No further updates will be issued.


END

Bushfire Advice for Parry Lagoons Nature Reserve in SHIRE OF WYNDHAM-EAST KIMBERLEY

EmergencyWA Alerts & Warnings -

Category: Bushfire Alert Summary: Bushfire ADVICE for Parry Lagoons Nature Reserve in SHIRE OF WYNDHAM-EAST KIMBERLEY Content:

The following alert has been issued by the Parks and Wildlife Service at the Department of Biodiversity, Conservation and Attractions


Time of issue: 11:12 AM
Date of issue: 28 September 2019


Bushfire ADVICE for Parry Lagoons Nature Reserve in SHIRE OF WYNDHAM-EAST KIMBERLEY

ALERT LEVEL:

A bushfire ADVICE has been issued for people in the vicinity of Parry Lagoons Nature Reserve, 16km south-east of Wyndham in the Shire of Wyndham-East Kimberley.

  • There is no threat to lives or homes.
  • There is a lot of smoke in the area.
  • Although there is no immediate danger you need to be aware and keep up to date in case the situation changes.
  • The fire started in the nature reserve.

WHAT TO DO:

    If driving

    • Be extremely careful when driving through the area.
    • Turn your headlights on and drive slowly.
    • Watch for emergency services personnel and follow their directions.
    • If you cannot see clearly, pull over, keep your headlights and hazard lights on, and wait until the smoke clears.
    • If you have a respiratory condition and you have been affected by smoke you should contact your local doctor or call Health Direct on 1800 022 222.


    ROAD CLOSURES AND CONDITIONS:

    Roads have not been closed.

    Motorists are asked to avoid the area, reduce speed and drive carefully due to smoke.

    Road information may also be available from Main Roads WA by calling 138 138 or visiting www.mainroads.wa.gov.au OR SHIRE OF WYNDHAM-EAST KIMBERLEY.


    WHAT FIREFIGHTERS ARE DOING:

    • Firefighters are on the scene.


    EXTRA INFORMATION:

    • The fire was reported at 10:19 AM on 28 September 2019.
    • Currently there has been 10 hectares burnt.
    • The cause of the fire is suspicious.
    • People are asked to report any suspicious behaviour to Police Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.
    • Parks and Wildlife Service is managing the fire.


    KEEP UP TO DATE:

    Visit www.emergency.wa.gov.au, call 13 DFES (13 3337), follow DFES on Twitter: https://twitter.com/dfes_wa, Facebook: https://facebook.com/dfeswa/, listen to ABC Local Radio or listen to news bulletins.
    The next update will be provided by 4pm today unless the situation changes.


    END

    Bushfire Advice for parts of BILINGURR in SHIRE OF BROOME

    EmergencyWA Alerts & Warnings -

    Category: Bushfire Alert Summary: Bushfire ADVICE for parts of BILINGURR in SHIRE OF BROOME Content:

    The following alert has been issued by the Department of Fire and Emergency Services (DFES)

    There is no change to the previous alert


    Time of issue: 10:50 AM
    Date of issue: 28 September 2019


    Bushfire ADVICE for parts of BILINGURR in SHIRE OF BROOME

    ALERT LEVEL:

    A bushfire ADVICE has been issued for people in an area bounded by Buckleys Road, Morrell Park Road, including Wattle Drive and 4 Mile, and Fairway Drive, Lullfitz Drive, Sanctuary Road, Fairway Drive, Gubinge Road and Broome Road in parts of BILINGURR in the SHIRE OF BROOME.

    • There is no threat to lives or homes.
    • There is a lot of smoke in the area.
    • Although there is no immediate danger you need to be aware and keep up to date in case the situation changes.
    • The fire started near the intersection of GUBINGE ROAD and SANDERLING DRIVE in BILINGURR.
    WHAT TO DO:
    • Stay alert and monitor your surroundings.
    • Watch for signs of a bushfire, especially smoke and flames.
    • Close all doors and windows, and turn off evaporative air conditioners but keep water running through the system if possible.
    • Read through your bushfire survival plan.
    • If you do not have a plan decide what you will do if the situation gets worse.

    If driving

    • Be extremely careful when driving through the area.
    • Turn your headlights on and drive slowly.
    • Watch for emergency services personnel and follow their directions.
    • If you cannot see clearly, pull over, keep your headlights and hazard lights on, and wait until the smoke clears.
    • If you have a respiratory condition and you have been affected by smoke you should contact your local doctor or call Health Direct on 1800 022 222.

    BUSHFIRE BEHAVIOUR:

    • The bushfire is stationary.
    • It is contained but not controlled.


    ROAD CLOSURES AND CONDITIONS:

    Motorists are asked to avoid the area, reduce speed and drive carefully due to smoke.

    Road information may also be available from Main Roads WA by calling 138 138 or visiting www.mainroads.wa.gov.au or contacting the SHIRE OF BROOME.


    WHAT FIREFIGHTERS ARE DOING:

    • Firefighters are monitoring the situation.


    EXTRA INFORMATION:

    • The fire was reported at 07:42 AM on 26 September 2019.
    • Currently there has been 300 hectares burnt.
    • The cause of the fire is suspicious.
    • People are asked to report any suspicious behaviour to Police Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.
    • DFES is managing the fire.

    KEEP UP TO DATE:

    Visit www.emergency.wa.gov.au, call 13 DFES (13 3337), follow DFES on Twitter: https://twitter.com/dfes_wa, Facebook: https://facebook.com/dfeswa/, listen to ABC Local Radio or listen to news bulletins.
    The next update will be provided by 4pm today unless the situation changes.


    END

    Smoke Alert Advice for the Perth Hills and southern suburbs in Metro South Coastal, Metro South East, Metro North East

    EmergencyWA Alerts & Warnings -

    Category: Other Alert Summary: Smoke Alert for the Perth Hills and southern suburbs in the Perth metropolitan area Content:

    The following information has been issued by the Parks and Wildlife Service at the Department of Biodiversity, Conservation and Attractions
    Time of issue: 04:34 PM
    Date of issue: 27 September 2019

    Smoke Alert for the Perth Hills and southern suburbs in the Perth metropolitan area

    The Parks and Wildlife Service has issued a Smoke Alert for the Perth Hills and southern suburbs in the Perth metropolitan area.

    The smoke is the result of prescribed burns being carried out by Parks and Wildlife Service today.

    The Bureau of Meteorology has advised that light winds, moist and settled weather conditions may result in a build-up of smoke overnight. Smoke is expected to clear by tomorrow morning.

    WHAT TO DO:

    • If the smoke is particularly thick, it is recommended people shut doors and windows and turn off air-conditioners.
    • Smoke may reduce visibility on some roads and motorists should take care, turn on headlights and travel at appropriate speeds when travelling in these areas.
    • People with asthma and pre-existing respiratory or cardiovascular illnesses should follow their pre-prepared treatment plan.
    • People with conditions exacerbated by smoke should take precautions in line with their medical advice for these circumstances.

    KEEP UP TO DATE:
    Visit www.emergency.wa.gov.au, call 13 DFES (13 3337), follow us on Twitter or Facebook, listen to ABC Local Radio or listen to news updates.


    END

    Bushfire Advice for parts of BILINGURR in SHIRE OF BROOME

    EmergencyWA Alerts & Warnings -

    Category: Bushfire Alert Summary: Bushfire ADVICE for parts of BILINGURR in SHIRE OF BROOME Content:

    The following alert has been issued by the Department of Fire and Emergency Services (DFES)

    There is no change to the previous alert


    Time of issue: 04:29 PM
    Date of issue: 27 September 2019


    Bushfire ADVICE for parts of BILINGURR in SHIRE OF BROOME

    ALERT LEVEL:

    A bushfire ADVICE has been issued for people in an area bounded by Buckleys Road, Morrell Park Road, including Wattle Drive and 4 Mile, and Fairway Drive, Lullfitz Drive, Sanctuary Road, Fairway Drive, Gubinge Road and Broome Road in parts of BILINGURR in the SHIRE OF BROOME.

    • There is no threat to lives or homes.
    • There is a lot of smoke in the area.
    • Although there is no immediate danger you need to be aware and keep up to date in case the situation changes.
    • The fire started near the intersection of GUBINGE ROAD and SANDERLING DRIVE in BILINGURR.
    WHAT TO DO:
    • Stay alert and monitor your surroundings.
    • Watch for signs of a bushfire, especially smoke and flames.
    • Close all doors and windows, and turn off evaporative air conditioners but keep water running through the system if possible.
    • Read through your bushfire survival plan.
    • If you do not have a plan decide what you will do if the situation gets worse.

    If driving

    • Be extremely careful when driving through the area.
    • Turn your headlights on and drive slowly.
    • Watch for emergency services personnel and follow their directions.
    • If you cannot see clearly, pull over, keep your headlights and hazard lights on, and wait until the smoke clears.
    • If you have a respiratory condition and you have been affected by smoke you should contact your local doctor or call Health Direct on 1800 022 222.

    BUSHFIRE BEHAVIOUR:

    • The bushfire is stationary.
    • It is contained but not controlled.


    ROAD CLOSURES AND CONDITIONS:

    Motorists are asked to avoid the area, reduce speed and drive carefully due to smoke.

    Road information may also be available from Main Roads WA by calling 138 138 or visiting www.mainroads.wa.gov.au or contacting the SHIRE OF BROOME.


    WHAT FIREFIGHTERS ARE DOING:

    • Firefighters are monitoring the situation.


    EXTRA INFORMATION:

    • The fire was reported at 07:42 AM on 26 September 2019.
    • Currently there has been 300 hectares burnt.
    • The cause of the fire is suspicious.
    • People are asked to report any suspicious behaviour to Police Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.
    • DFES is managing the fire.

    KEEP UP TO DATE:

    Visit www.emergency.wa.gov.au, call 13 DFES (13 3337), follow DFES on Twitter: https://twitter.com/dfes_wa, Facebook: https://facebook.com/dfeswa/, listen to ABC Local Radio or listen to news bulletins.
    The next update will be provided by 4pm today unless the situation changes.


    END

    Bushfire All Clear for 5km north of Quindanning in the SHIRE OF BODDINGTON

    EmergencyWA Alerts & Warnings -

    Category: Bushfire Alert Summary: Bushfire ALL CLEAR for 5km north of Quindanning in the SHIRE OF BODDINGTON Content:

    The following alert has been issued by the Parks and Wildlife Service at the Department of Biodiversity, Conservation and Attractions


    Time of issue: 03:20 PM
    Date of issue: 27 September 2019


    Bushfire ALL CLEAR for 5km north of Quindanning in the SHIRE OF BODDINGTON

    ALERT LEVEL:

    An ALL CLEAR advice has been issued for people travelling on Pinjarra-Williams Road, 5km north of Quindanning in the SHIRE OF BODDINGTON.

    • The bushfire that was burning 5km north of Quindanning has been contained.
    • Firefighters will monitor the area for the next few days.
    • The danger has passed but you need to remain vigilant in case the situation changes.

    WHAT TO DO:

    • Drive slowly and with caution due to smoke and emergency services personnel working in the area.


    ROAD CLOSURES AND CONDITIONS:

    Roads have not been closed.

    Motorists are asked to avoid the area, reduce speed and drive carefully due to smoke.

    Road information may also be available from Main Roads WA by calling 138 138 or visiting www.mainroads.wa.gov.au OR SHIRE OF BODDINGTON.


    WHAT FIREFIGHTERS ARE DOING:

    • Firefighters are patrolling the area and mopping up.


    EXTRA INFORMATION:

    • The fire was reported at 02:50 PM on 26 September 2019.
    • Currently there has been 37 hectares burnt.
    • The cause of the fire is unknown.
    • Parks and Wildlife Service is managing the fire.


    KEEP UP TO DATE:

    Visit www.emergency.wa.gov.au, call 13 DFES (13 3337), follow DFES on Twitter: https://twitter.com/dfes_wa, Facebook: https://facebook.com/dfeswa/, listen to ABC Local Radio or listen to news bulletins.
    No further updates will be issued.


    END

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