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 WA Government's Forest Management Plan discusses protecting and managing the State's south-west forests.
The WA Government's draft plan for managing public lands extending from Lancelin to Denmark is open for public comment. The Draft Forest Management Plan 2024-2033 discusses how best to conserve biological diversity, protect water catchments and provide for recreation, tourism and other forest uses. The Plan will be open for public comment until 11:59pm Sunday, 18 December 2022. View the draft plan and have your say here.
Acknowledgement of Country
The Shire of Harvey acknowledges the traditional custodians of the land and their continuing connection to the land, waters and community. We pay our respects to all members of the Aboriginal communities and their cultures; and to Elders both past and present.