Prepare for bushfire season

by | Oct 28, 2023 | Community News

Urgent preventative measures should be undertaken now to reduce the risk of bushfires in Aurukun. All residents and service providers need to clear yards of materials that can burn. Fire embers can spread many kilometres from a large bushfire causing small bushfires to break out, while radiant heat can cause damage such as fracturing car windows from more than 100m away.

Local Disaster Management Plan (updated August 2023)