Current Burning Period

PROHIBITED BURNING PERIOD

1/11/18 TO 14/2/19 (dates inclusive)

Only protective burning can be carried out during the Prohibited Burning time and under the following conditions:

1. No burning permitted on Christmas Day (25 December).

2. All burning must be carried out between the hours of 5.00pm and midnight of the same day.

3. All conditions of Restricted Burning Period must be complied with.

4. A permit to burn must be obtained.

 

IMPORTANT INFORMATION TO OWNERS AND / OR OCCUPIERS OF LAND IN THE SHIRE OF CRANBROOK

PURSUANT to the powers contained in Section 33 of the Act, you are hereby required on or before the 15th day of November 2018, to plough, burn, scarify, cultivate, chemically spray or otherwise clear firebreaks or fuel free areas and thereafter maintain them free of all flammable materials until the 15th day of April, 2019 in the positions and of such dimensions as detailed in this document.

 Annual Firebreak Notice 2018 / 2019

PERMIT TO SET FIRE TO THE BUSH - Standard Permit Burn Prescriptions

 

GRAPE HARVEST

 Click here for the Grape Harvest Update - Frankland River Grape Growers and Wine Makers Association Facebook page.

Click here for the Frankland River Wine Region - Webpage

 

CAMPING AND COOKING FIRES

Camping and cooking fires are  prohibited within the Shire of Cranbrook from 1 October – 30 April each year or unless written permission has been expressly given by the Shire of Cranbrook Chief Executive Officer as is pursuant with the Bush Fires Act 1954 Section 25.1(a) through to 1(d).