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Incident Information

Check the Department of Fire and Emergency Services along with Parks and Wildlife for alerts and warnings.
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Fire Bans

Total fire bans are declared because of extreme weather conditions or when widespread fires are seriously stretching resources.

When a total fire ban is declared it is illegal to do anything that is likely to start a fire.


Alerts and Warnings

Department of Fire and Emergency Services along with Parks and Wildlife issue alerts and warnings to inform and keep the community safe during significant incidents threatening lives and property.

To see the current alerts and warnings check these links.


Emergency Alert

Emergency Alert is a telephone warning system employed by the Department of Fire and Emergency Services (DFES) and other hazard management agencies in order to send emergency information to communities via landline and mobile telephones.

The system works by sending voice or text messages to phone numbers based on their service address or location.

It is a national system used by the fire and emergency services in all States and Territories.