Plan. Act. Survive

Do you know how far an ember can travel before starting a new fire? Or that the heat and ferocity of a bushfire could melt the trailer off a ute?

Victoria is one of the most fire prone areas in the world and bushfires and grassfires are a part of life.

The fire season is starting earlier and running later. All Victorians need to know how to plan for and respond to fire.


If you see behaviour that could lead to a bushfire, it’s up to you to report it and keep our community safe. Call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000, or go to

In an emergency, or if you see smoke or flames, call 000 immediately.

For fire safety information in a language other than English go to the Country Fire Authority website.

Reviewed 30 March 2021

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