It’s time to prepare firebreaks for properties over 4,000m 2 - clearances must be a minimum of 2.5m wide around the boundary property. Properties less than 4,000m 2 must have grasses slashed to 75mm or lower. Firebreaks must be attended to before 1 November or an infringement of $250 can be issued.
Did you know?
In the 2017-18 financial year, the Shire approved permits for 20 new dwellings plus 7 permits issued for home improvements.