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Bush Fire and Emergency Information

In an Emergency Dial 000

Non Emergency / Smoke Reports - call the Shire Office on 9848 0300 (if after hours, this number will direct you to a call centre).

For all current Alerts and Warnings visit the Department of Fire & Emergency Services website at http://www.dfes.wa.gov.au/alerts/Pages/default.aspx or telephone 13 3337.

FIRE DANGER RATINGS

To view the daily Fire Danger Rating for Denmark, follow the link below and look for Stirling Coast

http://www.bom.gov.au/wa/forecasts/fire-danger.shtml

There are Fire Danger Rating Signs located within the Shire of Denamrk at the following locations;

  • Peaceful Bay - outside of Peaceful Bay Caravan Park Office
  • At the intersection of Ocean Beach Road and Campbell Road
  • Townsite - Visitor Centre and opposite the Cemetery, South Coast Highway
  • Bow Bridge, South Coast Highway
  • Nornalup, South Coast Highway

TOTAL FIRE BANS

(Declared by the Department of Fire & Emergency Services)

For total fire ban information call the information line 1800 709 355 of you can visit the website at:

http://www.dfes.wa.gov.au/totalfirebans/Pages/default.aspx

BURNING TIMES

Restricted Burning: 1st November to 15th December

Prohibited Burning: 16th December to last day of February

Restricted Burning: 1st March to 30th April

Council may vary these dates to accommodate unforeseen seasonal conditions.

HARVESTING AND VEHICLE MOVEMENT BANS

View Harvest and Vehicle Movement Ban information

ANNUAL FIRE REGULATION NOTICE

View latest Shire of Denmark Fire Regulation Notice