Prohibited Burning

Prohibited Burning

Following Bureau of Meteorology Advice, we are prohibiting the lighting any open-air fires from midnight Thursday 21 May to 12 noon Monday 25 May under Section 46 of the Bush Fires Act 1954 due to unseasonal fire conditions. Open-air fires must be extinguished by midnight Thursday 21 May.

During this time you cannot

  • Burn garden refuse, pasture, piles, rubbish or bush
  • Use fire pits or campfires
  • Use cooking fires or wood and coal-fuelled barbeques

You can use indoor wood heaters, pizza ovens and chimineas.