Listed here are the Romsey CFA's key messages for the 2014-2015 summer fire season
The Fire Ready Kit has been designed to help you plan for survival, beginning with the basics of preparing before the fire season, through to planning what to do if fire is in your area and you cannot leave.
On the Land is a key resource for farmers, landowners, plantation managers and bush block owners.
this links to a very useful website that provides information about fire safety on the farm
House fires can start and take hold within seconds, so it’s vital to pay attention.
On average, there are 4,500 house fires in Victoria. Most could be prevented by taking simple precautions.
During the fire season, it’s up to you to stay informed.
Make it your habit to:
› check your district’s Fire Danger Rating (FDR) every day during the fire season
› know if it is a Total Fire Ban day
› check for warnings, especially on hot, dry windy days.