Controlled Burn – Mareeba
Mareeba Shire Council wishes to advise residents that Council Officers will be conducting controlled burns on Council reserves in the vicinity of Vaughan Street Park, Wylandra, Courtney Street and Zenel Road, Mareeba.
Date: Between Tuesday 15 August 2017 to Thursday 17 August 2017
Time: From 7:00am weather permitting
It is advisable for residents within this vicinity to remove any clothing from clothes lines during this operation. Residents who suffer respiratory problems may have to take adequate precautions to avoid the smoke.
The planned hazard reduction burn will reduce the fuel loads and help to protect life and property during the wildfire season.
For further details further, please contact Council’s Fire Control Coordinator, Mr Graham Fox on 0429 171 762.