Dalkeith Country Fire Service captain Clint Marsh said it is important that locals prepare themselves to be bushfire ready, adding there are many things that can be done around the home to prevent the risk of a blaze.
WITH spring now here, and drier conditions soon approaching, locals are being urged to remain bushfire ready.
LOCAL Country Fire Service members still reeling from the horrors of last fire season are breathing a sigh of relief after receiving a “normal” bushfire risk outlook for the coming months.
THE Fire Danger Season officially ended on Saturday, for the six remaining fire ban districts, including the Mount Lofty Ranges.
THE aftermath of a bushfire is more than just physical destruction; it impacts relationships and the mental health of those involved in the catastrophe, according to Paracombe CFS’s senior firefighter Daniel Palmer.
ORGANISERS of Saturday night’s Freeling Bushfire Fundraising Concert have labelled the night a big success, with the event estimated to have raised around $30,000 for Pinery fire victims.
ROSEWORTHY Primary School started off the school year last week with a reminder to parents and students of the school’s bushfire safety policy.