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  • Bush Fire Season - Restricted Burning

    With Bush Fire Season upon us, residents and visitors to the Shire of Ashburton are reminded that the following conditions apply

    RESTRICTED BURNING ALL YEAR

    FIRES ARE PROHIBITED ALL YEAR WITH OUT A PERMIT OTHER THAN FOR THE PURPOSE OF CAMPING AND COOKING.

    ON DAYS OF VERY HIGH FIRE DANGER OR ABOVE FIRE DANGER ALL FIRES ARE PROHIBITED
    Please listen to ABC local Radio for Fire Weather information or visit bom.gov.au

    The Shire of Ashburton hereby revokes all previous FCO appointments and appoints the following as Fire Control Officers for the Shire of Ashburton:
       Morgwn Jones as CBFCO
       Ashley Robbins as DCBFCO
       Chris O’Connell as DCBFCO
       David Darling as FCO
       Glyn Potter as FCO
       Darryl Hannah as FCO
       Paul Madden as FCO
       Glen Smith as FCO

    For the whole of the Shire of Ashburton.
       Ivan Diaz as FCO
       Robert Morgan as FCO

    For the Paraburdoo area only
      Matt Campbell

    For the Western Parts of the Shire of Ashburton (Pannawonica)
      Michael Booth (CBFCO Shire of Roebourne) as FCO
      Andrew Norris (CBFCO Shire of East Pilbara) as FCO
      Peter Wilden (CBFCO Town of Port Headland) as FCO
      David George (CBFCO Shire of Exmouth) as FCO

    For areas where the Shires of Roebourne, East Pilbara, Port Headland and Exmouth share a boundary with the Shire of Ashburton

    For all Fire Permits please contact your local Shire Office.

    Neil Hartley
    Chief Executive Officer
    Shire of Ashburton

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