A bushfire EMERGENCY WARNING has been issued for people in
the north eastern part of Lennard Brook in the Shire of
Homes in Wowra Drive, Crestview Drive and Mooliabeenee
Road are under threat by fire now.
The fire started at the southern end of Wowra Drive and
is burning towards Mooliabeenee Road.
You are in danger and need to act immediately to survive.
There is a threat to lives and homes.
WHAT TO DO:
A bushfire WATCH AND ACT has been issued for
people in the northern part of Lennard Brook in the Shire of Gingin.
The advice area is for people north of Mooliabeenee Road and
south of Whakea Road.
There is a possible threat to lives and homes as a fire is
approaching the area and conditions are changing.
You need to leave or get ready to actively defend.
WHAT TO DO (for people in Watch and Act area):
A bushfire ADVICE has been issued for people north of Gingin
The advice area is for people north of Whakea Road and south
of Wannamal Road.
Although there is no immediate danger for people in these
areas, you need to be aware and keep up to date.
WHAT TO DO:
Mooliabeenee Road is closed.
For further details contact Main Roads WA on 138 138 or
Shire of Gingin.
Motorists should avoid the area and be aware of fire and
other emergency services personnel working on site
The bushfire is moving slowly in a
Burning embers are likely to be blown around your home and
spot fires are starting ahead of the fire.
The fire was reported at 5.07pm today.
WHAT FIREFIGHTERS ARE DOING:
Career and Volunteer Fire
and Rescue Service and Bush Fire Service firefighters are working hard to
contain the bushfire.
The cause of the fire is (unknown.
The Shire of Gingin is managing the
fire with assistance from DFES.
KEEP UP TO DATE:
call 1300 657 209 or listen to news bulletins.
Updates will be provided hourly unless the
The specified alert has expired and is no longer active.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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