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Weather Warnings - Fire Ban for the Northern Territory

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Northern Territory

Fire Ban Advice for Northern Territory

Issued at 4:15 am CST on Thursday 30 July 2015.

The Chief Fire Control Officer, Bushfires NT and the Director, NT Fire and
Rescue Service have declared a FIRE BAN PERIOD for Thursday 30 July between
06:00 and 15:00 CST. No Person shall light a fire or cause a fire to be lit in
the open in the portion of the Northern Territory within the fire ban areas.
This includes the DARWIN, BATCHELOR and ADELAIDE RIVER Emergency Response
Areas, and the Litchfield and Coomalie Shires on Thursday 30 July between 06:00
and 15:00 CST.

Thursday 30 July

Fire Ban
Darwin and Adelaide River fire ban area


For further information regarding Fire Bans and other Fire Restrictions contact
Bushfires NT on (08) 8922 0844 or visit www.securent.nt.gov.au.
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