Larapinta Drive, Standley Chasm

NT Government

ALERT LEVEL: Advice – A fire continues to burn along Larapinta Drive and Namatjira Drive 5 km west of Standley Chasm.

Monitor the situation for changes.

FIRE TYPE: Bushfire. INFORMATION CURRENT AS AT: 18/03/2023 11:00 hours.

STATUS: GOING – A fire which is spreading on one or more fronts. Effective containment strategies are in place 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. Avoid the area.

ADVICE TO THE PUBLIC: For the safety of firefighting crews and other vehicles, drivers in the area are urged to slow down, turn on headlights and drive safely for the conditions.

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