*Please note changes to road closures
A bushfire WATCH AND ACT remains for people south of Napier Road, east of Burnside Road, north of Maddison Road and west of Scarp Road. This also includes the Murray Hills Estate in the Shire of Murray.
There is a possible threat to lives and homes as a fire is in the area and conditions are changing.
WHAT TO DO:
Your safest option may be to visit family or friends who live away from the area.
A bushfire ADVICE is in place for people in area bounded by Burnside Road, west to South Western Highway, south to Blake Road, to the Murray River, east to Davis Brooke, north to Wilde Road and west to Scarp Road and south to Maddison Road in the Shire of Murray.
This includes the townsites of East Coolup, Dwellingup and Marrinup.
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
A number of roads have been closed including:
Road information may also be available from Main Roads WA by calling 138 138 or visiting www.mainroads.wa.gov.au or contact the Shire of Murray.
For further details visit www.westernpower.com.au
For further details visit www.watercorporation.com.au
WHAT FIREFIGHTERS ARE DOING:
Register with Register.Find.Reunite. to let your family and loved ones know you’re OK via www.redcross.org.au from any computer or mobile device.
If you are unable to contact a loved one who may have been affected by the fires visit the Red Cross www.redcross.org.au and make and inquiry with Register.Find.Reunite.
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The specified alert has expired and is no longer active.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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