*Please note updated warning areas and changes throughout.
A bushfire WATCH AND ACT has been issued for people near the intersection of Baron-Hay Court and George Street including the following streets:
WHAT TO DO:
Your safest option may be to visit family or friends who live away from the area.
A bushfire ADVICE has been issued for people in surrounding areas of Kensington and Victoria Park in the City of South Perth and Town of Victoria Park.
Although there is no immediate danger for people in these areas you need to be aware and keep up to date.
Avoid the area and be aware of fire and other emergency services personnel working on site.
George Street is closed between Hayman Road and Berwick Street.
Road information may also be available from Main Roads WA by calling 138 138 or visiting www.mainroads.wa.gov.au.
WHAT FIREFIGHTERS ARE DOING:
The Department of Education has advised that the Kensington Secondary School has been evacuated.
KEEP UP TO DATE:
Visit www.dfes.wa.gov.au, call 13 DFES (13 3337), follow DFES on Twitter @dfes_wa, listen to ABC local radio, 6PR or news bulletins.
Updates will be provided every two hours unless the situation changes.
The specified alert has expired and is no longer active.
A new alert may have been issued for this incident.
Please visit the Alerts and Warnings page for the latest information.
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