Prescribed Burn: Sleepy Hollow Friday 12 May

Published on Thursday, 11 May 2023 at 12:52:53 PM

A prescribed burn is planned at Sleepy Hollow, south of Ravensthorpe townsite, for Friday 12 May and Saturday 13 May.


At this stage weather conditions are favourable to achieve a safe and effective burn. A large amount of smoke may be visible, please avoid the area if you can.


This is a townsite protection burn which has been planned over many years. Advance mop up of the salmon gum woodland in the north west corner of the burn area has been carried out over the last three years.

Please look out for firefighters and emergency vehicles in the area and please drive carefully. Traffic management and reduced speed signs may be in place.

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