Source: Tasmania Fire Service
A BUSHFIRE WATCH AND ACT MESSAGE FOR ROYAL GEORGE ROAD AND NOWHERE ELSE
Issued At: 30/12/2019 8:14pm
There is a bushfire at Mangana Road, Fingal.
This fire may put Royal George Road and Nowhere Else at high risk this evening and overnight.
This fire will be difficult to control.
There may be embers, smoke and ash falling on Royal George Road and Nowhere Else .
What to do:
You need to start taking action now to protect your family and your home.
If you are not prepared for a bushfire, be ready to leave for a safer place.
If you don't live near Royal George Road and Nowhere Else , stay away.
If your family have made a bushfire survival plan, use it now.
Keep updated by listening to ABC Local Radio or look at the TFS website at www.fire.tas.gov.au.
Incident number: 19039699
For information on current road closures, please visit the Tasmania Police website: http://www.police.tas.gov.au/community-alerts/
People with medical conditions are advised to have a personal plan to manage the risks of smoky days.
For advice is available from the Department of Health www.dhhs.tas.gov.au/publichealth/air/bushfire_smoke or Asthma Australia https://asthma.org.au/about-asthma/triggers/bushfires-and-smoke/
Alert Level: WATCH AND ACT
Type: Vegetation Fire
Last Updated: 30-Dec-2019 08:14 PM
First Reported: 30-Dec-2019 03:17 PM
Location: Mangana Road, Fingal
Agency: Tasmania Fire Service
Size: Five Hectares
Tasmania Fire Service Resources Arrived:
4 x HEAVY TANKER
3 x LIGHT TANKER
3 x MEDIUM TANKER
1 x TFS
2 x CAR
State Emergency Service Resources Arrived:
3 x RESCUE VEHICLE
Tasmania Fire Service Resources Mobilised:
1 x MEDIUM TANKER
1 x LIGHT TANKER
TFS Current Bushfires