The restricted burning period dates are subject to change due to variable weather conditions. Permits to burn are required for the restricted burning period and must be obtained from the Bush Fire Control Officer.
For up to date information regarding Total Fire Bans and community warnings about emergencies visit Emergency WA.
The Shire's health team have started the aerial mosquito treatments as part of the mosquito management program.
The Shire’s health team have conducted the first aerial mosquito treatment for the season.
This week, over 40 hectares was treated for mosquitoes between Buffalo Road and Point Douro, including Clifton Park.
While control activities help reduce mosquito numbers, mosquitoes are a fact of life in the South West. Ways to protect yourself include:
The Shire’s health team will continue to monitor the situation and will conduct further aerial treatments as required.
Learn more about our mosquito management program.