LOCATION: Leonino Rd, DARWIN RIVER
ALERT LEVEL: Advice – A fire has started in the area. Monitor the situation for changes.
FIRE TYPE: Bushfire.
INFORMATION CURRENT AS AT: 02/08/2020 15:49 hours
STATUS: UNDER CONTROL – The fire is at a stage where fire fighting resources are only required for patrol purposes and major re-ignition is unlikely.
RISKS FACED BY PEOPLE IN THE AREA: Smoke from this fire may affect visibility, Active fire may occur close to the roadside, Firefighting crews may be working close to the roadside.
ADVICE TO THE PUBLIC: The fire is now controlled, firefighting crews are consolidating containment lines and mopping up.
IT IS EXPECTED THIS SITUATION MAY CONTINUE UNTIL: 02/08/2020 18:00 hours
INFORMATION AUTHORISED BY: Chief Fire Control Officer
RESPONSIBLE AGENCY: Bushfires NT, Northern Territory Department of Environment and Natural Resources