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Bushfire advice for Mentmore Tier, Dee

Bushfire Advice – Mentmore Tier, Dee – Monitor conditions This is a Bushfire Advice message for Mentmore Tier, Dee and Surrounds – Monitor conditions. There is no immediate threat. Tasmania Fire Service is attending. Conditions are expected to be changeable. THIS ALERT WAS ISSUED AT 5.35PM ON WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 21,

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Bushfire advice for Lyell Hwy, Bradys Lake

Bushfire Advice– Lyell Highway, Bradys Lake – Monitor conditions This is a BushfireAdvice message for Lyell Highway, Bradys Lake and Surrounds – Monitor conditions. There is no immediate threat. Tasmania Fire Service is attending. Conditions are expected to be changeable. THIS ALERT WAS ISSUED AT 5.31PM ON WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 21,

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Bushfire advice for Snake Tier, Ouse

Bushfire Advice – Snake Tier, Ouse– Monitor conditions This is a Bushfire Advice message for Snake Tier, Ouse and Surrounds – Monitor conditions. There is no immediate threat. Tasmania Fire Service is attending. Conditions are expected to be changeable. THIS ALERT WAS ISSUED AT 5.27PM ON WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 21, 2024.CLICK

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Vegetation fire reported at Shepherds Hill

LOCAL fire brigades are responding to a reported vegetation fire at Shepherds Drive, New Norfolk. This incident was first reported at 5.07pm today (Wednesday). CLICK HERE FOR THE LATEST UPDATE. The Tasmania Fire Service advises that if there is any fire activity causing you concern, please report it by calling

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TFS update on Osterley bushfire

TASMANIA Fire Service crews are actively responding to a bushfire in the Upper Derwent Valley at Wellwood Rd, Osterley, this afternoon (Thursday). Incident Controller Jason Vinen said the Osterley village was not currently not under immediate threat but the TFS advised that awareness and vigilance should be maintained. TFS ADVICE

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Bushfire advice for Osterley – monitor conditions

Bushfire Advice– Wellwood Road, Osterley– Avoid the area and Monitor Conditions This is a Tasmania Fire Service Bushfire Advice message for Wellwood Rd and Surrounding Areas – Avoid the area and Monitor Conditions. There is no immediate threat. The fire is travelling towards the Ouse River. Tasmania Fire Service is

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Police seek witnesses to arson attack on old church

POLICE are investigating the fire that badly damaged the former Royal Derwent Hospital chapel yesterday (Monday) evening. At about 6.15pm, emergency services responded to reports of a structure fire at the former St Luke’s Church off Glebe Rd in New Norfolk. “Tasmania Fire Service extinguished the fire and determined the

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Fire in former hospital chapel

8.45PM UPDATE: A fire has been extinguished in the former Royal Derwent Hospital chapel tonight and the incident will be investigated tomorrow (Tuesday) morning. Crews from New Norfolk, Magra and Bridgewater brigades attended the structure fire off Glebe Rd, New Norfolk, from about 6.15pm. The fire crews arrived to find

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Ellendale bushfire alert cancelled

THE Tasmania Fire Service has cancelled the bushfire “monitor conditions” alert issued for Ellendale earlier this afternoon. The TFS advises that the incident in the area of 460 Jones River Rd, Ellendale, is now under control. See more Derwent Valley and Central Highlands news online and read our print edition every

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Bushfire advice for Ellendale

Bushfire Advice– Jones River Rd, Ellendale – Monitor Conditions This is a Bushfire Advice message for Jones River Rd and the Derwent River area, Ellendale – Monitor conditions. There is no immediate threat. The fire is travelling in a southwesterly direction. Tasmania Fire Serviceis attending. Conditions are expected to be

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Crews responding to fire at Dromedary

1.15PM UPDATE: The vegetation fire incident at 397 Boyer Rd, Dromedary, is now reported as being in the process of being controlled. EARLIER: Tasmania Fire Service crews are responding to the report of a vegetation fire at Dromedary. The incident, on Boyer Rd, was reported at about 12.30pm today. Look

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Magra fire being patrolled after Christmas Day drama

VOLUNTEER firefighters from Magra, New Norfolk and Gretna sacrificed their Christmas Day lunches to respond to a vegetation fire at Back River Rd, Magra. First reported at about 1.20pm, the fire was soon being fought by the local volunteers with the support of a fire-bombing helicopter. At about 1.35pm the

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