Calgardup Fires

Updated 11.58am
Date of issue: 17 December 2021

VISING OUR REGION
Please avoid the fire affected area. Refer to Emergency WA for maps and details.

ROAD CLOSURE INFORMATION
Road closures may still in place. Please refer to Emergency WA for the latest information. 

LEEUWIN NATURALISTE NATIONAL PARK INFORMATION
Please visit https://parks.dpaw.wa.gov.au/park/leeuwin-naturaliste for up to date information on access to the park.

FIRE AND SMOKE INFORMATION

  • Please refer to Emergency WA for the latest information. 
  • If you need emergency support please call 000

RESIDENTS RETURNING TO THE FIRE-AFFECTED AREA

Water

  • Residents should divert rainwater catchment plumbing before washing down rooftops. This will help to prevent ash and dust from entering water tanks. 
  • If you suspect fire retardant has entered your water supply, please do not drink or wash in it, and contact the Shire.
  • For more information refer to this information sheet.

Asbestos

  • If you have fire-damaged asbestos, please contact the Shire for information and assistance.

BUSHFIRE RECOVERY INFORMATION

More information on bushfire recovery is available here

INJURED WILDLIFE

If you spot injured wildlife please contact Wildcare Helpline on 9474 9055 and you will be placed in contact with available fauna specialists.

RECOVERY COMMUNICATIONS

DONATION OPPORTUNITIES

  • Thank you for your concerns and offer of assistance, no donations of goods are required and monetary donations are not currently being accepted.

PERSONAL SUPPORT

WASTE SERVICES

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Contact the Shire

Postal Address

PO Box 61
Margaret River WA 6285

Margaret River

41 Wallcliffe Road
Monday to Friday
9am-4pm
Ph 08 9780 5255
Fax 08 9757 2512

Augusta

66 Allnut Terrace
Tues, Wed, Thurs
9am-12pm, 1pm-4pm
Ph 08 9780 5255

Emergencies

For contact details for fire, police, bushfire brigades, hospitals, storm damage, power outages, etc please see the emergency contact page

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