Fallen trees and branches

The ACT Government is asking motorists and other road users to be aware of fallen trees and branches in today's high winds.

Motorists, cyclists and pedestrians are urged to be vigilant and exercise caution across Canberra and in rural areas.

Canberra is currently experiencing winds in excess of 57kms per hour.

If driving becomes too difficult please pull over safely to the side of the road and wait until conditions improve.

For emergency damage assistance call 132 500. For life-threatening emergencies call Emergency Triple Zero (000).