Alert Information issued for Tasmania

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October is Bushfire Awareness Month


What is your bushfire plan? Do you have one?

During bushfires and other emergencies, ABC Local Radio will broadcast warnings and updates issued by the Tasmania Fire Service, Tasmania Police, SES and other relevant agencies.

Warnings and updates will also be sent out through the @936Hobart Twitter account, and the 936 ABC Hobart Facebook page.

Click here to visit the ABC Bushfire Awareness Month web page.

Surplus Equipment Auction

Tasmania Fire Service is disposing of surplus equipment and vehicles by auction on site at Tasmania Fire Service, Engineering Services, 1020 Cambridge Road, Cambridge on Friday 31st October 2014. More information is available on the Auctioneer's website.


Follow this link to see a map of where registered planned burns and permit burns are occurring today.

Fire permits are no longer required for all Tasmanian municipalities.

To avoid unnecessary brigade responses land owners are encouraged to register their burns on 1800 000 699

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