Fire Restrictions in Force

TOTAL FIRE BAN – Tuesday 23rd February 2016

TOTAL FIRE BAN – Tuesday 23rd February 2016

Tuesday 23rd February 2016 has been declared a day of Total Fire Ban in the Mallee, Wimmera, South West, Northern Country, North Central, Central (includes Melbourne and Geelong), North East and West and South Gippsland district(s) of Victoria.

No fires can be lit or be allowed to remain alight in the open air from from 12:01am on Tuesday, 23rd February 2016 until 11:59pm Tuesday, 23rd February 2016.

Temperatures within the Central fire weather district (which includes Riddells Creek) are expected to reach 39 degrees, resulting in Severe Fire Danger in this area.

For further advice on what to do on days of Severe Fire Danger, please visit the CFA website


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