The fire is being patrolled at regular intervals.

There may be visible smoke and fire activity within the burnt area for some time.

If there is any fire activity causing you concern please report it to the TFS by calling triple zero (000).

Community Information:

TFS, PWS, STT and supporting agencies are working to identify and extinguish flare ups if they occur.

For information on current road closures, please visit the Tasmania Police website:

TasRECOVERY - Information and Service Hubs:
Huonville Information and Services Hub - 121 Huon Highway (cnr Walton Street). Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays from 10am - 5pm. More information at

Information regarding Recovery and Restoration Grants can be found at:

Track, park and campground closures: Tasmania Parks and Wildlife Service click on Track/Reserve Closures & Visitor Advice.

Any member of the public requiring assistance with injured wildlife should contact DPIPWE on 6165 4305 for advice or visit

Type: vegetation fire
Last Updated: 21-Jul-2019 05:09 PM
First Reported: 16-Jan-2019 08:46 AM
Location: Riveaux Road, Southwest
Status: Patrol
Agency: Parks and Wildlife Service
Size: 63719 hectares