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Firies on alert with strong winds expected across the Far South Coast today


Far South Coast firies are on alert today as gale force winds hit the coast and the region remains tinder-box dry. 

Report smoke sightings to 000 and remain vigilant. Go to the RFS FiresNearMe page for information and updates.

There is currently an ongoing large hazard reduction burn south of Eden; another one currently about 100 hectares in size in national park south west of Bermagui, and another small hazard reduction burn at Malua Bay.

The fire danger period in the region began on 1st of August and anyone wishing to conduct burns must obtain permits.