Generally the best source of up-to-date information is on the NSW Rural Fire Service website where you can find details on:
- Bush Fire Danger Periods
- Current Fires
- Fire Danger Ratings and Fire Bans
- Hazard Reduction
- Bush Fire Survival Plans
- and much more.
Lighting a Fire?
There are significant penalties if you light an illegal fire, or if your fire escapes and causes damage to property or the environment.
Download this quick facts sheet for information on what is and isn’t permitted.
Did You Know?
Did you know that even outside of the bush fire danger period, land owners are still required to provide notification of any open burning activities they plan to undertake.