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1960cjjFri, 16/08/2019 - 10:10am

A hazard reduction will take place over the weekend and into Monday if weather condition permit. It will take place SW of the community hall. Details are attached.

dougkTue, 16/07/2019 - 4:33pm

Locals travelling into the Cove during the last couple of days will have noticed the new solar-powered sign as you make the turn off Gooreengi Road. The Mid Coast Bush Fire Management Committee (BFMC) received funding to buy and install six of these Electronic Fire Danger Rating Signs within the Mid Coast Area. North Arm Cove/Carrington/Tahlee are beneficiaries of this initiative.

Committee chairman Ian Sirett said the installation of the signs came about after a review of:

Leaving is safest!
dougkWed, 05/06/2019 - 1:17pm

How do you like yours? Personally I prefer mine uncooked. My body that is. Being char grilled by a raging bushfire is just not my thing. I don’t want to become smoked ham or stewed prune either. So if the experts say it is unsafe to stay, I’ll be out of here. Early - so I don’t become car-canned bbq ribs. What about you?

The Black Saturday fires of 2009 were horrific. So many poor souls burnt alive; 173 perished, hundreds hospitalised. In ten years what have we learnt?

Well the experts have learnt plenty – but will...

1960cjjMon, 05/11/2018 - 8:47am

Hazard Reduction works are planned for areas adjacent to North Arm Cove: location is just North West of the Community Hall. The work will occur on 10 November subject to weather conditions. Limeburners Creek Brigade will be assisting with the burn.

A copy of the official notice is attached.

1960cjjWed, 31/10/2018 - 9:15am

A great explaination of Fire Danger Ratings by Sky News Weather. Simple and to the point. Click on the link below. 

Get to know what these ratings mean and they will help with your Bush Fire Plan. 




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