Home > Latest News >

Controlled burn-off in Wellington Park shrouds Hobart and suburbs in smoke

April 15, 2016
Latest News

7875e4c396cd436b129ba35a52ab1c52A SMOKE alert has been issued for a fuel-reduction burn in Wellington Park along the Breakneck Track up to Junction Cabin.

The Tasmania Fire Service said the burn-off would cover about 210ha and run until Friday, weather permitting.
Smoke from the blaze, which was lit today, is visible across Hobart and in surrounding suburbs.

Public access to the area is restricted, with members of the public asked to remain well clear for the next few days.
Click here for full article
Published by: The Mercury, 13/04/16