The ACT will send a fourth taskforce of volunteers interstate to assist in recovery operations following the New South Wales weather crisis.
The Territory and Municipal Services Directorate will today, Thursday 30 April, 2015, weather permitting, conduct two ecological burns at Evatt.
Firefighters are currently clearing smoke from a brick veneer home on Waratah Street, O'Connor.
Fire was extinguished upon arrival of ACT Fire & Rescue.
The resident safely self evacuated and there was minimal damage.
Firefighters are currently ventilating a residence on Bizant Street, Amaroo following a fire on a stove.
Staff from the immediate area were moved away from the heater as a precaution but were not evacuated from the building.
Firefighters have extinguished a small fire in a heater on the second level of building 12 at the Canberra Hospital.
A third taskforce of volunteers will leave tomorrow, Tuesday, 28 April, 2015, to assist in recovery operations following the New South Wales weath
The fire has been extinguished.
Four garages were impacted by the fire. One of the garages contained a ute which was also damaged.
ACT Fire & Rescue crews arrived on scene to find several garages attached to the apartment complex alight.