Four Wheel Drive Victoria have been advised of the following planned burn:
LODDON MALLEE REGION
Date: TUESDAY 10TH OF AUGUST 2021
Forest Fire Management Victoria and CFA advise that the following planned burn will be carried out on Tuesday 10th of August 2021 weather conditions permitting:
Campbells Creek – Campbells Creek SF: Planned Burn (Heap/Pile of debris), 0.36 hectares, 0.5km SE of Campbells Creek.
This burn should be completed between 10:00am and 6:00pm on Tuesday 10th of August 2021.
You may see smoke from this burn until Friday 13th of August 2021. FFMVic Staff will be patrolling this burn until it is declared safe.
You may see smoke from these planned burns.
Smoke may be visible from: Campbells Creek & Castlemaine
What to do about:
• If you are experiencing any symptoms that may be due to smoke exposure, the Department of Health and Human Services advises that you should seek medical advice or call Nurse on Call on 1300 606 024
• Close windows and doors to prevent smoke from entering.
• Road travel may be hazardous due to low visibility associated with smoke
• Signs may be in place to slow traffic. Obey all traffic signs and instructions from fire agency crews near the burn
• For travel times and roadworks check http://traffic.vicroads.vic.gov.au.
ACCESS TO FOREST/PARK RECREATION SITES
• Be aware of planned burns happening in your local area and stay clear of areas where burns are taking place or areas that have recently been burnt.
• Access to walking tracks, car parks, camping grounds and picnic sites in areas close to or in burn areas may be restricted.
For parks closures, please refer to Parks Victoria on 13 1963 or visit http://parkweb.vic.gov.au/
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