Burning Times - News & Updates

Unrestricted Burning Time Commencing Tuesday 1 June 2022
Posted 30 May 2022 Unrestricted Burning Time Commencing Tuesday 1 June 2022

The unrestricted burning time commences Wednesday 1 June 2022.

Bushfire Brigade Secretary - Expressions of Interest - Muchea VBFB
Posted 23 May 2022 Bushfire Brigade Secretary - Expressions of Interest - Muchea VBFB

Are you interested in helping a local bushfire brigade? Muchea Volunteer Bushfire Brigade are looking for a new Secretary to join their team!

Restricted Burning Time commencing 1 April 2022
Posted 28 March 2022 Restricted Burning Time commencing 1 April 2022

The Restricted Burning Time commences on 1 April 2022. From this date, all burning within the Shire of Chittering will require a permit.

Harvest, Hot Works & Vehicle Movement Ban - 5 February 2022
Posted 05 February 2022 Harvest, Hot Works & Vehicle Movement Ban - 5 February 2022

A Harvest, Hot Works & Vehicle Movement Ban is in place from 9:30am to 7:00pm for Saturday 5 February 2022

Harvest, Hot Works & Vehicle Movement Ban - 23 January 2022
Posted 23 January 2022 Harvest, Hot Works & Vehicle Movement Ban - 23 January 2022

A Harvest, Hot Works & Vehicle Movement Ban is in place from 3PM to 7PM for Sunday 23 January 2022

Harvest, Hot Works & Vehicle Movement Ban - 22 January 2022
Posted 22 January 2022 Harvest, Hot Works & Vehicle Movement Ban - 22 January 2022

A Harvest, Hot Works & Vehicle Movement Ban is in place from 3PM to 7PM for Saturday 22 January 2022

Harvest, Hot Works & Vehicle Movement Ban - 1 January 2022
Posted 31 December 2021 Harvest, Hot Works & Vehicle Movement Ban - 1 January 2022

A Harvest, Hot Works & Vehicle Movement Ban is in place for the entire day for Saturday 1 January 2022

Harvest, Hot Works & Vehicle Movement Bans - 25 December & 26 December 2021
Posted 24 December 2021 Harvest, Hot Works & Vehicle Movement Bans - 25 December & 26 December 2021

A Harvest, Hot Works & Vehicle Movement Ban is in place for the Saturday 25 December & Sunday 26 December 2021

Prohibited Burning Time commencing 1 December 2021
Posted 23 November 2021 Prohibited Burning Time commencing 1 December 2021

The Prohibited Burning Time commences on 1 December 2021. Avoid activities in hot weather that could cause a spark, be prepared, always have a water source available. Take care, prevent bushfires.

Unrestricted Burning Time Commencing Tuesday 1 June 2021
Posted 28 May 2021 Unrestricted Burning Time Commencing Tuesday 1 June 2021

The Shire of Chittering winter unrestricted burning time commences on Tuesday 1 June 2021.

Restricted Burning Time commencing 1 April
Posted 31 March 2021 Restricted Burning Time commencing 1 April

Declared Harvest, Hot Works & Vehicle Movement Ban - 1 February 2021
Posted 01 February 2021 Declared Harvest, Hot Works & Vehicle Movement Ban - 1 February 2021

Declared Harvest, Hot Works & Vehicle Movement Ban - 7 January 2021
Posted 06 January 2021 Declared Harvest, Hot Works & Vehicle Movement Ban - 7 January 2021

Declared Harvest, Hot Works & Vehicle Movement Ban - 6 January 2021
Posted 06 January 2021 Declared Harvest, Hot Works & Vehicle Movement Ban - 6 January 2021

Declared Harvest, Hot Works & Vehicle Movement Ban - 5 January 2020
Posted 05 January 2021 Declared Harvest, Hot Works & Vehicle Movement Ban - 5 January 2020

Declared Harvest, Hot Works & Vehicle Movement Bans - Christmas Day &
Posted 24 December 2020 Declared Harvest, Hot Works & Vehicle Movement Bans - Christmas Day & Boxing Day

Harvest, Hot Works & Vehicle Movement Ban - 24 December 2020
Posted 24 December 2020 Harvest, Hot Works & Vehicle Movement Ban - 24 December 2020

Harvest, Hot Works & Vehicle Movement Ban - 8 December 2020
Posted 08 December 2020 Harvest, Hot Works & Vehicle Movement Ban - 8 December 2020

Prohibited Burning Time commencing 1 December 2020
Posted 27 November 2020 Prohibited Burning Time commencing 1 December 2020

Restricted Burning Time commencing 1 October 2020
Posted 30 September 2020 Restricted Burning Time commencing 1 October 2020

Firebreak & Bushfire Hazard Reduction Notice 2020/21
Posted 21 September 2020 Firebreak & Bushfire Hazard Reduction Notice 2020/21

The official release of the Firebreak & Bushfire Hazard Reduction Notice 2020/21

Unrestricted Burning Time Commencing Monday 1 June 2020
Posted 29 May 2020 Unrestricted Burning Time Commencing Monday 1 June 2020

The Shire of Chittering winter unrestricted burning time commences on Monday 1 June 2020.

Restricted Burning Time commencing 1 April 2020
Posted 31 March 2020 Restricted Burning Time commencing 1 April 2020

Bans Declared for 4 February 2020
Posted 04 February 2020 Bans Declared for 4 February 2020

A Total Fire Ban has been declared by DFES. A Harvest &

Using Bee Smoker Devices in Prescribed Burning Times
Posted 07 January 2020 Using Bee Smoker Devices in Prescribed Burning Times

Declared Harvest & Vehicle Movement Bans - Christmas Day, Boxing Day &
Posted 23 December 2019 Declared Harvest & Vehicle Movement Bans - Christmas Day, Boxing Day & New Year's Day

Slashing Long Grass in Hot Conditions
Posted 09 December 2019 Slashing Long Grass in Hot Conditions

Prohibited Burning Time commencing 1 December 2019
Posted 26 November 2019 Prohibited Burning Time commencing 1 December 2019

Restricted Burning Time commencing 1 October 2019
Posted 26 September 2019 Restricted Burning Time commencing 1 October 2019

Changes to the Firebreak Notice
Posted 10 September 2019 Changes to the Firebreak Notice

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