Haystack fire still burns
The haystack fire at Calivil continues to burn.
Brigades were called to the fire yesterday afternoon and a new community update has just been issued.
The official information says:
COMMUNITY INFORMATION - GRASS FIRE - Stay Informed Incident Location: Calivil Issue Date: Monday 21 February 2022, 02:35 pm Next Update: Tuesday 22 February 2022, 02:40 pm
More details at http://emergency.vic.gov.au/respond/...
This Community Information is being issued for Bears Lagoon, Calivil, Jarklin, Mitiamo, Pompapiel, Prairie, Serpentine .
- There is a haystack fire at Whites Pit Rd, Calivil. - Haystack fires are not likely to spread into grassland but do generate a lot of smoke. - Smoke may be visible from nearby roads and communities as firefighters pull apart the hay to extinguish the fire.
There is no immediate threat to the community and no action is required.