Department of Fire and Emergency Services (DFES)

The Department of Fire and Emergency Services (DFES) issue a range of warnings to inform and keep the community safe during significant incidents that may threaten lives and property. Not all fires will be listed on the DFES website, so it is recommended that the public contacts DFES directly on 133 337 or visit the DFES website for more specific information regarding localised or smaller fires within the City.

DFES Bushfire Preparedness Material, including Fire Chat and the Are You Ready campaign can be found on the DFES website along with links to:

  • Total Fire Bans (TFB)
  • Fire Danger Ratings (FDR)
  • Bushfires
  • Evaporative Air Conditioners
  • Home Safety and more