Total Fire Ban and Harvest & Vehicle Movement Ban issued for Saturday 9 November

08 November 2019 9:23 AM

DFES has advised a total fire ban for residents in the City of Kalamunda for Saturday 9 November. In addition, the City has declared a Harvest & Vehicle Movement ban on Saturday 9 November from 8:00am to 7:00pm. Further advice may be issued after this time.

Activities not permitted during the Harvest & Vehicle Movement ban:

  • Harvesting operations
  • Other – use or operation of any engine, vehicle, plant, equipment or machinery in the area likely to cause a bush fire or contribute to the spread of a bush fire
  • Any “hot works” (e.g. welding, grinding, cutting, heating etc) in the open air

For full details - download a copy of the Harvest & Vehicle Movement ban.

Due to the total fire ban, the Walliston Transfer Station will be closed Saturday 9 November.

Residents should stay vigilant and think about their bushfire preparedness as the potential for bushfire activity increases as the weather heats up.

In the event of a fire, residents should call 000 immediately.

If you would like to learn more about the City’s bushfire preparedness resources or to arrange a Five Minute Fire Chat with a City of Kalamunda bushfire officer call 9257 9999 or email enquiries@kalamunda.wa.gov.au

© City of Kalamunda 2019