News Alerts

Single vehicle accident at Narrabundah

ACT Fire & Rescue and ACT Ambulance Service on scene at a single vehicle accident on Matina Street, near Bungonia Street, Narrabundah.

ACT Fire & Rescue using hydraulic rescue tools to release a female patient from the vehicle.

Update to follow.

Two controlled burns in the ACT today

The ACT Territory and Municipal Services Directorate (TAMS) will conduct two controlled burns today, Tuesday 17 April, 2012, weather permitting , at Black Mountain Nature Reserve adjacent to Firth Road, Acton and in bushland adjacent to Barada Crescent in Aranda.

The ACT Handy Map grid reference for both burns is K11.

For more information on the burn visit www.tams.act.gov.au or call Canberra Connect on 13 22 81.

Hazard reduction burn Gungaderra Nature Reserve, Crace

The ACT Territory and Municipal Services Directorate (TAMS) will conduct a controlled burn today, Monday 16 April 2012 , weather permitting, in bushland adjacent to the Barton Highway within the Gungaderra Nature Reserve, Crace.

The ACT Handy Map grid reference for the burn is K10.

For more information on the burn visit www.tams.act.gov.au or call Canberra Connect on 13 22 81.

Update – Fire confirmed at Braddon property

Firefighters arrived to find a fire in the kitchen of a second floor unit.

Crews contained the fire to the room of origin and quickly extinguished the flames.

The unit is now being ventilated with smoke damage to the remainder of the property.

The sole occupant safely self evacuated.

The cause will be investigated.