Shire office

Bushfire & Emergency Management Services

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Important Dates to Remember

Restricted Burning Times (Permit Required)

19 September - 31 October 

1 February - 30 April 

Prohibited Burning Times

1 November - 31 January

Firebreaks Must be in Place

18 October - 30 April

Harvest Ban Hotline

The Harvest Ban Hotline is 9487 7191. This hotline is updated whenever a harvest ban has been put in place.


Please contact the Shire Office on 9890 2500 if you wish to be notified of harvest bans using SMS.

Useful telephone numbers:

For emergencies dial 000

Total Fire Ban information 1800 709 355

Shire of Lake Grace Harvest Ban Information 9487 7191

Useful websites

Department of Fire and Emergency Services website:

Check out the Bureau of Meteorology web site for daily and seven day town forecast.