A bushfire emergency warning has been issued for everyone in Brigadoon. The main roads in Brigadoon are Campersic Road, Boulonnais Drive, Caspian Way, Tarbenian Way, Joshua Mews, Connemara Drive, Abraham Drive.
This EMERGENCY WARNING means that if you are in this area your best option for survival is away from the fire. If the way is clear leave for your safer place now and take your survival kit with you. Relocating at the last minute is deadly.
A relocation point has been set up at for people with horses at the State Equestrian Centre on Cathedral Avenue.
The bushfire is moving fast in a north easterly direction towards Boulannais Drive. It is out of control, unpredictable and fast moving.
It is currently at Boulonnais Drive Brigadoon.
Embers are likely to be blown around your home and spot fires are starting up to one kilometre ahead of the fire.
FESA was alerted to the fire at 3.26pm and currently there has been 60 hectares burnt.
WHAT FIREFIGHTERS ARE DOING:
Fourty career and volunteer Fire and Rescue Service firefighters, Bush Fire Service and DEC firefighters are on the scene assisting the City of Swan who are managing the fire.
Personnel from WA Police are working with the City of Swan.
The Type 1 helicopter, four helitacs and two fixed wing water bombers are being used to protect crews and homes.
Currently no damage has been reported.
A number of roads have been closed including Campersic Road is closed at Hardwick and Haddrill Roads and motorists should avoid.
Further clarification should be sought from WA Police or Main Roads WA on 138 138.
The City of Swan is managing the fire.
KEEP UP TO DATE:
Call 1300 657 209, visit www.fesa.wa.gov.au or listen to news bulletins.