Wednesday a Total Fire Ban Day in Northern Country

By Ivy Jensen

CAMPASPE Shire residents are being advised Wednesday has been declared a day of total fire ban across Northern Country.

With temperatures of 34 degrees and high winds expected in Echuca-Moama, the fire danger rating has been listed as severe.

No fire can be lit in the open air or be allowed to remain alight in the open air between 00:01 on Wed, 22 Jan 2020 and 23:59 on Wed, 22 Jan 2020.

There are restrictions on barbecue and campfires, solid fuel barbecue, scaring guns, burning off, chainsaws and lawn mowers, incinerators and farm and road machinery.

If you're not sure what you can or can't do, click on the following link to the CFA Website for more information.