Bush Fire Brigade Districts

The map below shows the volunteer bush fire brigade boundaries in the Shire of Denmark

Bush Fire Brigades Districts Map

Bush Fire Brigades & Fire Control Officers

Like most country emergency services, the Shire of Denmark Bush Fire Brigades rely on volunteers to dedicate their time to protect their community from bush fires.

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KEY BUSH FIRE CONTACTS
POSITION NAME CONTACT
Chief Bush Fire Control Officer Lez Baines 0428 788 008
Deputy Chief Bush Fire Control Officer Bryce Edwards 0408 956 133
Deputy Chief Bush Fire Control Officer Nigel Marsh 0459 576 587
Fire Weather Officer Adrian Kranendonk (08) 9848 1340
Community Emergency Services Manager Scott Medhurst 0428 913 937
LOCAL VOLUNTEER BRIGADES
BRIGADE FIRE CONTROL OFFICER PHONE
Carmarthen Craig Hughes 0407 223 297
Denmark Volunteer Fire & Rescue (Town BFB)

Lee Shelley

Paul Harbron

0416 476 933

0438 916 093

East Denmark William Miller 0467 648 421
Harewood Mike Hills 0417 097 199
Hazelvale Alex Williams 0417 188 843
Kordabup Craig Lilley 0417 746 848
Mehniup Paul Moncrieff 0413 117 192
Mt Lindesay Murray Brooker 0429 094 136
Nornalup Neville Brass (08) 9840 1144
Ocean Beach Hank Alberts 0412 080 262
Owingup Bryce Edwards 0408 956 133
Parryville Kevin Hard (08) 9840 9336
Peaceful Bay VACANT (Contact Hazelvale)
Scotsdale Sid Marshall (08) 9899 4316
Shadforth Carl Wesley 0444 584 697
Somerset Hill Callum Baxter 0409 446 993
Tingledale Brian Vigus 0427 408 053
William Bay Simon Coppock 0467 891 013

Volunteer Bush Fire Brigade Assisted Control Burns

The Shire of Denmark Volunteer Bush Fire Brigades are able to assist with controlled burning to reduce fuel levels on your property. This service is provided for an 'at cost' fee which is returned directly to the Brigade. By using your local bushfire brigade to conduct a controlled burn, you can ensure the burn is carried out by experienced firefighters, in a safe manner, using modern fire fighting equipment. 

To find out if a Volunteer Bush Fire Brigade may be able to assist you conduct a control burn at your property, please download the Hazard Reduction Burning on Private Property Form and contact the Shire’s Community Emergency Services Manager on (08) 9848 0300.

Bushfire Controlled Burning