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This Advice message is being issued for West Wodonga.

  • This Advice message replaces the advice message issued at 4.08 pm. 
  • The grassfire at the Felltimber Creek Nature Conservation Reserve MacFarlands Hill Track is now safe.
There is currently no threat to you, but you should stay informed and monitor conditions.
What you should do: 
  • Please keep the roads clear for emergency services vehicles moving in the area.
Impacts in your area: 
  • Firefighters have contained the fire and will remain on scene for some time to extinguish this fire.
This message was issued by Country Fire Authority.

The next update is expected by 15/01/2020 11:30 pm or as the situation changes.

For more information on preparing for grass fires visit: www.cfa.vic.gov.au/plan-prepare/grassfires-rural.

Health information:

  • If you need medical advice for burns or exposure to smoke, seek medical advice or call Nurse on Call on 1300 606 024.
  • Anyone experiencing wheezing, chest tightness and difficulty breathing should call Triple Zero (000).
Smoke Information:
  • Smoke can affect people's health.
  • People with heart or lung conditions (including asthma), children, pregnant women and older people are more sensitive to the effects of breathing in smoke.
  • People with existing heart or lung conditions (including asthma) should follow the treatment plan advised by the doctor.
Use multiple sources to stay informed: 
The following services can help you, or someone you know, access information during an emergency.
  • To access this information in other languages call the Translating and Interpreting Service on 131 450 (freecall) and ask them to call VicEmergency Hotline.
  • If you are deaf, hard of hearing, or have a speech/communication impairment contact National Relay Service on 1800 555 677 and ask them to call the VicEmergency Hotline.