AN annual Country Fire Service (CFS) audit has revealed only one Region 2 vehicle has been taken offline ahead of the 2017/18 Fire Danger Season, which starts today.
A 61-YEAR-OLD Kudla man has been reported for lighting and maintaining a fire during a Total Fire Ban day, as a crazy weekend of fire activity kicked off on Friday.
COUNTRY Fire Service Region 2 Commander Brenton Hastie has warned locals about the potential dangers of travelling at this time of year, following the official commencement of the South Australian Fire Danger Season today.
AFTER a week of reflection for the one-year anniversary of last November’s Pinery fire, local Country Fire Service (CFS) crews will now turn their attention towards the new fire danger season.
THE Fire Danger Season officially ended on Saturday, for the six remaining fire ban districts, including the Mount Lofty Ranges.
THE fire danger season in the Mount Lofty Ranges and Mid North regions has been brought forward by two weeks due to warmer-than-average weather conditions.
GAWLER Country Fire Service crews have been called to a grass fire near One Tree Hill.
THE recent wet and cool conditions in the Lower North will not make it any less vulnerable to a large-scale bushfire when things warm up, according to the Country Fire Service.