Current Fire Incidents

For further information about significant fires see the fires update page.


Statewide fire situation map

FIRE STATUS:     Going     Contained     Controlled

This state map is automatically generated and may contain errors.
Hover mouse over fire status symbols on the map for more information about each fire.
This information is current and is updated when the fire status changes.

Statewide fire list - going, contained and controlled incidents. 0 New Fires Today |
Start
Date
District No Incident Name Location Last Report Status Size
(Ha)
Land
Status
07/03
ORBOST
17
CANN RIVER CANN STATION
0.5KM W OF CANN RIVER
17:10 Mar 07
Contained
0.5
PRIVATE PROPERTY
01/02
BAIRNSDALE
13
TOSTAREE - PRINCES HWY
6 KM ESE NOWA NOWA
10:35 Mar 17
Controlled
11365
PRIVATE PROPERTY
06/03
FAR SOUTH WEST
4
MT RICHMOND TELEGRAPH ROAD
MT RICHMOND
10:25 Mar 17
Controlled
739
NATIONAL PARK
02/03
OTWAY
1
YEODENE - COLAC FORREST ROAD
2 KM S YEODENE
10:48 Mar 08
Controlled
92
OCCUPIED CROWN LAND
09/03
BAIRNSDALE
15
BUCHAN SOUTH / QUIRE STATION
12 KM SW BUCHAN
10:52 Mar 17
Controlled
26.5
PRIVATE PROPERTY
12/12
HEYFIELD
10
LONGFORD-DUTSON
6KS EAST OF LONGFORD
11:32 Mar 17
Controlled
23
PROTECTED PUBLIC LAND
08/03
HEYFIELD
19
DARGO-MT HURLEY
11KM NNW DARGO
15:53 Mar 15
Controlled
1
STATE FOREST
22/01
MURRAY GOLDFIELDS
-2
NW 998 - CLEANUP
BENDIGO
11:39 Jan 22
Controlled


22/01
MURRAY GOLDFIELDS
-1
NW 999 - FLOOD RESPONSE
BENDIGO
11:25 Jan 22
Controlled



9 Fires Listed
13:27 Thursday, 17 March 2011

Statewide fire situation summary
Information last updated:17/03/2011 1:27:10 PM
This season there have been 132 fires attended by the Department, 9 of these are yet to be declared safe.
FIRE STATUS NUMBER
GOING 0
CONTAINED 1
CONTROLLED 8
SAFE 113
SAFE - OVERRUN 0
SAFE - NOT FOUND 7
SAFE - FALSE ALARM 3
NOT FOUND 0
UNKNOWN 0
  Fire Status Definitions:
  Going A Going fire is spreading on an external edge, in whole or in part.
  Contained A Contained fire is not spreading beyond the perimeter or an external edge but requires continuous suppression action to bring about a "Controlled" situation.
  Controlled A Controlled fire requires routine patrol including occasional mopping up work.