How well do you know fire?
The fire season is starting earlier and running later. All Victorians need to know how to plan for and respond to fire.
Bushfire Disaster Appeal
A Bushfire Disaster Appeal has been established to support community members affected by the recent bushfires. Donations can be made at any Bendigo Bank branch or online.
Key calendar dates
26 January is a Sunday so Monday is a public holiday across all of Victoria.
Labour Day is a public holiday across all of Victoria.
Bushfire Recovery Victoria
A new permanent and dedicated agency – Bushfire Recovery Victoria – will work directly with local communities impacted by Victoria's devastating bushfires.
Know the drill before you grill
Last summer in Victoria, there were over 100 dangerous barbecue fires involving LP Gas cylinders. So, to stay safe, know the drill before you grill.
Reviewed 12 January 2020