Friday 4 January 2019 has been declared as a day of Total Fire Ban across the State of Victoria. The City of Casey sits within the Central district, which has been rated as severe.
Plan ahead, especially for people at high risk. Keep your house cool by drawing curtains and blinds and rearrange your day to avoid going out or exercising in the heat.
See what you can and can’t do on days of Total Fire Ban on the CFA website.
For more information on how to get prepared for and stay safe this Summer, including accessing Fire Danger Ratings, go to the VicEmergency website or ring the Victorian Bushfire Information Line on 1800 240 667. If you don’t speak English, call 131 450 for translated information from the Victorian Bushfire Information Line.