LOCATION: Arnhem Highway, POINT STUART
ALERT LEVEL: Advice – A fire has started in the area. Monitor the situation for changes.
FIRE TYPE: Bushfire. INFORMATION CURRENT AS AT: 16/10/2021 17:15:00
STATUS: BEING CONTROLLED – Effective strategies are in operation or planned for the entire perimeter.
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.
WHAT TO DO: Conditions may change, monitor conditions in your area. Stay informed until threat is reduced.
ADVICE TO THE PUBLIC: Bushfires NT crews are continuing work on a fire near the intersection of Point Stuart Road and Arnhem Highway. Back burning operations to contain the fire are producing thick smoke in the area.