It is advised that restrictions on the lighting of fires as provided under the Country Fire Authority Act 1958 will be imposed in the Mornington Peninsula Shire from:
0100 hours on Monday 8 December, 2014 until 0100 hours on Friday 1 May, 2015 (unless extended or curtailed in the meantime)
Extreme caution is necessary throughout the Fire Danger Period because dry vegetation and hot weather increase the risk of fires accidentally igniting and spreading.
No fires in the open air are allowed during this time without a permit.
Total Fire Bans, Fire Restrictions and Fire Ratings: http://www.cfa.vic.gov.au/warnings-restrictions/central-fire-district/
Council related Fire and Emergency Information: http://www.mornpen.vic.gov.au/Services_For_You/Fire_Emergency_Management
Incidents and Warnings: http://www.emergency.vic.gov.au/map#now
The Mornington Peninsula Shire is in the Central Fire Ban District.
Should you require any further information please call Damien Taylor – Municipal Fire Prevention Officer, General: (03) 5950 1050 / Direct: (03) 5950 1871, Office: 2 Queen St, Mornington 3931