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Helpful information in a bushfire emergency
Visit the Fires Near Me page on the NSW RFS website for current incidents or other areas of the NSW RFS Major Fire Updates.
NSW Disaster Recovery website and NSW Disaster Recovery Facebook
Phone the Bush Fire Information Line - 1800 679 737
Bushfire information will be broadcast over local radio stations:
Neighbourhood Safer Places (NSPs) are sites that can provide a higher level of protection from immediate life-threatening effects of a bushfire. The Rural Fire Service states that NSPs are places to be used in an absolute emergency and still entail some risk, both in moving to them and while sheltering in them. While they are not to be considered completely safe, they may afford some protection from radiant heat.
NSW Bush Fire Neighbourhood Safer Places (372.91kb)
A full listing of NSPs in the Clarence Valley Council LGA is available on the Rural Fire Service website.