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HR Advisory - 8 to 16 May

The following hazard reduction burns are planned by NSW land managers (such as National Parks and Wildlife Service, Forests NSW and Local Government Authorities) and fire agencies (NSW Rural Fire Service and NSW Fire Brigades) over coming days, weather permitting.

8/05/2008 Central Darling Paroo-Darling, Wilcannia 3Ha NPWS NPWS
8/05/2008 Central Darling Paroo-Darling, Wilcannia 18Ha NPWS NPWS
8/05/2008 Clarence Valley Yuraygir NP, Minnie Water 250Ha NPWS NPWS
8/05/2008 Clarence Valley Panton's Creek, Hernani/Guy Fawkes NP - NPWS NPWS
8/05/2008 Coffs Harbour Cottage and Store Rd, Bucca 189Ha FNSW FNSW
8/05/2008 Coffs Harbour Sherwood Rd, Wedding Bells SF 190Ha FNSW FNSW
8/05/2008 Glen Innes Black Mountain, and Gurrs Rd, Glen Elgin 328Ha FNSW FNSW
8/05/2008 Parkes Goobang NP, Parkes 480Ha NPWS NPWS
8/05/2008 Richmond Valley Bungawalbin NP, Coraki 145Ha NPWS NPWS
8/05/2008 Shoalhaven Morton NP, Little Forest 63Ha NPWS NPWS
9/05/2008 Penrith Londonderry Rd, Londondery 9Ha Private RFS
10/05/2008 Cabonne Mount Canobolas, Orange 90Ha Private RFS/NPWS
10/05/2008 Cabonne Nutwood, Mullion Creek 361Ha Private RFS
10/05/2008 Cabonne Araluen, Mullion Creek 348Ha Private RFS
10/05/2008 Cabonne Daydawn, Mullion Creek 768Ha Private RFS
10/05/2008 Clarence Valley Baillies Rd, Copmanhurst 2Ha Private Private
10/05/2008 Cowra Kemfield Lease, Neville 156Ha Crown RFS
10/05/2008 Kempsey Shady Lane, Kempsey 0.4Ha Private RFS
10/05/2008 Kempsey Ocean Ave, Stuarts Point 16Ha Private RFS
10/05/2008 Maitland Louth Park, Ashtonfield 32Ha Private RFS
10/05/2008 Nowra Wool Rd, Vincentia 2Ha NPWS NPWS
10/05/2008 Shoalhaven Jervis Bay NP, Vincentia 1Ha NPWS NPWS
10/05/2008 Tweed Anconia Ave, Tweed Heads 0.8Ha LGA RFS/NPWS
10/05/2008 Tweed Park Ave, Murwillumbah 1Ha Private RFS/NPWS
10/05/2008 Woollongong Mount Ousley Rd, Woombah 10Ha Intergral Energy RFS
11/05/2008 Clarence Valley Old Punt Rd, Seelands 0.5Ha Private RFS
11/05/2008 Pittwater Amaroo, Wakooka and Wongola Rds, Deep Creek Reserve -Ha Private RFS
12/05/2008 Clarence Valley James Creek Rd, James Creek 6Ha Private Private
12/05/2008 Clarence Valley Iluka Rd, Woombah 7Ha Private RFS
12/05/2008 Lake Macquarie Abercarn Cres, Buttaba 0.08Ha Private NSWFB
12/05/2008 Wellington Dapper NR, Dunnedo 182Ha NPWS NPWS
14/05/2008 Coffs Harbour Tiki Trail, Moonee Beach NR, Moonee 33Ha NPWS NPWS
14/05/2008 Parkes Goobang NP, Peak Hill 90Ha NPWS NPWS
14/05/2008 Richmond Valley Gibberagee SF 1261Ha FNSW FNSW
16/05/2008 Clarence Valley Smiths Pl, Braunstone 10Ha Private RFS
16/05/2008 Clarence Valley Smiths Pl, Braunstone 10Ha Private RFS
16/05/2008 Shoalhaven Beecroft Peninsula, Currarong 36Ha Other RFS

These hazard reduction burns are part of a planned bushfire fuel reduction designed to protect life and property from intense wildfires. Hazard reduction will not completely stop bushfires from starting and spreading, but can assist firefighters with containment strategies and property protection.

All landholders, including private property, must treat bushfire hazards on their own land and prepare their own properties adequately and effectively to cope with bushfire.

Residents around the hazard reduction burn areas are reminded to take the following precautions:

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