Bush Fire Control

Your local Bush Fire Control Officers are:

Chief Bush Fire Control Officer
Damian Tomas 08 9685 1283 0429 010 574
Deputy Chief Bush Fire Control Officer
Gary Huckstep 08 9686 4050 0428 864 050
Bush Fire Control Officers
Terry Gobbart (Gabbin) 08 9684 8042 0428 848 042
Brett Clark (Wialki) 08 9686 1171 0427 486 012
John Dunne (Beacon) 08 9686 1045 0427 861 045
Tim Cashmore (Cleary) 08 9686 6048 0427 926 684
Allan Gracie (Welbungin) 08 9685 1226 0409 088 121
Jack Walker (Shire) 08 9685 1202 0429 851 318
After Hours 08 9685 1318 0429 851 318

Burning Periods

Restricted Burning Period – 19th September to 31st October (permits required)

Prohibited Burning Period  - 1st November to 31st January (no burning)

Restricted Burning Period  - 1st February to 15th March (permits required)

Burning of Garden Refuse and Rubbish

Garden refuse and rubbish may be burnt at any time, day or night, in a properly constructed incinerator designed to prevent the escape of sparks or burning material.

Garden refuse and rubbish burnt on the ground may be burnt only between the hours of 6 o’clock in the evening and 11 o’clock of the same day and must be completely extinguished no later than midnight on that day.