Update - Potters Hill bushfire - ADVICE

ACT and NSW fire crews supported by dozers and aircraft have the fire controlled within containment lines with work to continue through the night.

Update - Potters Hill bushfire - ADVICE

Firefighters worked overnight and continue today monitoring and suppressing the fire.

As of 10am today the fire is being controlled.

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.

Dust haze in the ACT

ACT residents are advised that the current haze visible across the ACT is dust being carried by strong winds from Northern NSW.

TOTAL FIRE BAN and severe weather

The ACT Emergency Services Agency (ESA) would like to remind people to take extra precautions today with SEVERE fire danger and strong winds forec