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This message is being issued for Avoca, Percydale, Rathscar West, Riversdale, Tanwood.

  • There is a large haystack fire on Avoca-Bealiba Road, north of the Avoca township, that will continue to burn until the weekend.
  • Haystack fires are not likely to spread into grassland but do generate a lot of smoke.
  • Smoke may be visible from the Avoca township and nearby roads, including the Sunraysia Highway, as firefighters pull apart the hay to extinguish the fire.
There is no immediate threat to the community and no action is required.
This message was issued by Country Fire Authority.

Unless the situation changes, this will be the last message issued for this fire.

For more information on hay fires visit: www.cfa.vic.gov.au/plan-prepare/hay-and-fire-safety

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