Shire of West Arthur

Fire Control

Bush Fire Notice Fire Control Information

In the event of an uncontrolled fire you are to inform:

Shire Office

Shire Office Details
Call Sign Darkan 7
Phone (08) 9736 2222

West Arthur Base - Duncan South

West Arthur Base - Duncan South Details
Call Sign West Arthur Base
Phone (08) 9736 1147
Mobile 0427 361 147

Or contact your local Fire Control Officer.

Restricted and prohibited burning times

The restricted and prohibited burning time for this Shire are as follows:

Restricted and prohibited burning times Info
Restricted 30/09/2017 to 15/04/2018
Prohibited 01/11/2017 to 21/02/2018

Fire, Harvest and Vehicle Ban Information Line Ph: 9736 1800.

Changes to Restricted and Prohibited Burning Times

The Bush Fire Control Officer and the Shire President can jointly alter the Restricted and Prohibited Burning Times from the dates given above. If in doubt contact the Shire Office on (08) 9736 2222.

NICOLE WASMANN
CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER
September 2017

Shire Of West Arthur - Fire Control Officers & Brigade 2016/17

Fire Control Officers and Brigade Members
PositionContactContact InfoCallsign and Radio
Chief Fire Control Officer

D SOUTH

Ph:  9736 1147
Mob: 0427 361 147

CALL SIGN WEST ARTHUR BASE

UHF 17

Deputy Chief Fire Control Officer

B WOOLDRIDGE

Ph:  9862 6059
Mob: 0427 629 059

CALL SIGN ARTHUR RIVER 6 MOBILE
CALL SIGN ARTHUR RIVER 5

UHF 11

Fire Weather Officer GW HOLMES

Ph:  9862 9025
Mob: 0429 659 653

CALL SIGN BOKAL 1 MOBILE

UHF 32

Deputy Fire Weather Officer N MORRELL

Ph:  9862 9066
Mob: 0429 629 066

CALL SIGN KYLIE 3 MOBILE
CALL SIGN KYLIE 5 BASE

FIRE WEATHER COMMITTEE: G Holmes, N Morrell, R Jefferies, R Earnshaw, D South and B Wooldrige.

BUSH FIRE BOARD LIAISON OFFICER: Duty Officer (08) 9845 5000.

Office Closure Over Christmas and New Years 08 Dec 2017

The Shire Office will be closed from 4.30pm Friday 22 December 2017 to 8.30am Tuesday 2 January 2018.

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Bush Fire Information 08 Dec 2017

The operation of harvesting machines and the movement of grain equipment in paddocks on Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Years Day is prohibited.

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Gym Membership Renewal 01 Dec 2017

Gym membership renewal is due. Online registrations are required.

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Darkan Swimming Pool 01 Dec 2017

Membership Registrations - Summer 2017/2018. Registrations Open.

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