Ballarat Crime Investigation Unit detectives have charged a man in relation to eleven bush/grass fires in the Chepstowe area.
The fires were allegedly lit by the man between December 2021 and May 2022.
Police arrested the 28-year-old man in Chepstowe yesterday evening.
The Chepstowe man has been charged with 11 counts of intentionally causing a bushfire.
He will appear before the Ballarat Magistrates’ Court today.