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Update - ACT Deployments

ACT Emergency Services Agency has deployed 12 Parks and Conservation Services personnel to assist in firefighting efforts on the North Coast of NSW.

Motor Vehicle Incident - Parkway

A car has collided with a pole on the Tuggeranong Parkway.

Both Northbound lanes are closed between Sulwood Drive and Hindmarsh Drive.

Transport fire - Fyshwick

At approximately 6am this morning, ACT Fire and Rescue (ACTF&R) received a report of a railway carriage alight at the Canberra Railway Museum in Fyshwick.

Structure Fire - Dickson

ACT Fire & Rescue were called to a small fire in Woolley St, Dickson at approximately 5.30am this morning, Saturday 5 October.

Be Prepared for the ACT Bushfire Season

The 2019-20 ACT Bushfire season has officially started.

It's time to work as one team and prepare the community for the season ahead.

Structure Fire - Belconnen

ACT Fire & Rescue (ACTF&R) were called to a structure fire in Weedon Close, Belconnen at approximately 11:30pm on Wednesday 2 October.

Motor Vehicle Incident - Hughes

At approximately 12:30pm ACT Fire & Rescue and ACT Ambulance Service responded to a car which collided into a shopfront in Hughes.

Update - ACT Deployments

A total 87 service personnel specialising in firefighting, logistics, mapping, planning and public information from ACT Emergency Services Agency and ACT Parks and Conservation Service have so far

Fire Permits From Today

Before conducting a hazard reduction burn anyone who lives in the rural areas outside the suburbs or city of Canberra will need to contact the ACT Rural Fire Service (ACTRFS) to apply for a permit

Rubbish Fire - Mugga Lane

ACT Fire & Rescue were called to a rubbish fire at the Mugga Waste Transfer Facility on Mugga Lane, Symonston at approximately 9am this morning.