Lawson, Glenbrook and Blaxland Hazard Reductions 17 to 19 May 2019


There will Hazard Reduction burns in the Blaxland, Glenbrook and Lawson area from Friday 17th to Sunday 19th, weather permitting.

Please be advised that on behalf of the Blue Mountains Bush Fire Management Committee (BMBFMC), crews from the NSW Rural Fire Service (RFS) and Fire & Rescue NSW (FRNSW) are intending to undertake Hazard Reduction (HR) burning, weather permitting, at the following locations this week:

Date:                           Friday 17th and Sunday 19th May 2019

Name of HR:               Marges and Elizabeth Lookouts

Location:                     Mitchells Pass Blaxland, Surveyor Abbot Drive, Olive Street and Barnet Street Glenbrook

Size:                            22 Hectares

Lead Agency:              RFS

Date: Sunday 19 May 2019

Name of HR:               UTM Lawson Ridge 2

Location:                     Lawson Ridge, Blue Mountainsd National Park, 3kn north of Lawson

Size:                            3300 Hectares

Lead Agency:              NPWS

Further information regarding these activities can be found at or by contacting the relevant lead agency:

- NSW Rural Fire Service Blue Mountains District - 4784 7444

National Parks and Wildlife Service

NPWS World Hertitage Centre - 4748 8877


Executive Officer

On behalf of the Blue Mountains Bush Fire Management Committee

Download the Notification

BM HR 17-19 May