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This Advice message is being issued for Dimboola, Duchembegarra, Little Desert, Pimpinio, Vectis, Wail.

  • The  Little Desert Discovery Walk and Pump Jack fires that have been burning within the Little Desert National Park are now under control.
  • Crews and machinery will continue to patrol both fires including strengthening fire edges throughout the weekend.
There is currently no threat to communities, but you should continue to stay informed and monitor conditions.
What you should do: 
  • Monitor warnings so you can act quickly if the situation changes.
Impacts in your area: 
  • Firefighters are continuing to patrol both fires.
  • Smoke may be visible from nearby roads and communities. 
This message was issued by Forest Fire Management Victoria.

The next update is expected by 22/11/2020 10:00 am or as the situation changes.

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).
If you can see or smell smoke, please note: 
  • 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: 
Accessibility:
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.