Published on Wednesday, 22 December 2021 at 3:15:59 PM


A pre-emptive, total Harvest and Vehicle Movement Ban (HVMB) has been declared for the entire Shire of Murray including the use or operation of engines, vehicles, plant or machinery, between the hours of 9.00am and 5.00pm for the following dates

🚫 Saturday, 25 December 2021

🚫 Sunday, 26 December 2021

🚫 Saturday, 1st January 2022

🔥 The HVMB has been declared due to seasonal conditions, fuel loads and resource availability and have been declared early to allow for adequate messaging

A Total Fire Ban has not yet been declared and advice on TFB’s - please monitor

https://www.emergency.wa.gov.au/#totalfirebans or call TFB Hotline on 1800 709 355 👌

The HVMB will be reviewed at 6.00pm and further advice will be issued if required.

Details of the Ban have been lodged with ABC radio for broadcasting, Harvest bans will be broadcast at:


1235 (1305 in Perth)


This ban is in conjunction with a Department of Fire and Emergency Services WA declared Total Fire Ban

For further information on activities that can or cannot be carried out during a Total Fire Ban please visit 👇


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