Bush Fire Danger Period
The Bush Fire Danger Period (BFDP) for the Wingecarribee LGA began early this year. Due to ongoing warm and dry conditions the BFDP began on Sunday 1st September, 2019.
For further information on the Bush Fire Danger Period please visit:
The key things to remember
To check the Fire Danger Rating or if a Total Fire Ban is in place for your area visit :
Residents are urged to complete a Bush Fire Survival Plan and ensure all members of the household know what to do on days of increased fire danger and if their home is threatened by fire.
Residents should prepare their property by removing flammable materials from their yards, clearing gutters of leaves, checking hoses and, where appropriate, conducting hazard reduction activities.