Anyone located in Broadmeadows, Pascoe Vale , Coburg should take shelter indoors immediately from the smoke ensuring all exterior doors, windows and vents are turned closed and that heating and cooling systems are turned off.
This page will be updated as the situation changes.
What you should do:
- Close all exterior doors and windows.
- Turn off heating and cooling systems.
- Close fireplaces and vents.
- You should avoid the warning area.
- Keep the roads clear so emergency services can respond.
- Bring your pets indoors.
- If you are currently driving in the area you should close the windows in your vehicle and turn off the air conditioning.