The Yarriambiack Shire Council has prepared a Municipal Fire Management Plan (MFMP) in conjunction with the Country Fire Authority (CFA) and pursuant to section 55A of the Country Fire Authority Act 1958. The Yarriambiack Shire Council MFMP is an integrated document combining plans from the municipality, the Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning (DELWP), Country Fire Authority (CFA), VicRoads and other key stakeholders.


About Fire Danger Ratings describes the warning system used during fire.

The following websites contain comprehensive information how to determine if you are at risk and prepare yourself, your family and business for a fire:


CFA Homepage

What can’t I do during Total Fire Bans?
Bushfire Community Information Guides
Fire Ready App
Fire Ready Kit
Prepare your property for a bushfire

Other organisations:

Prepare your business for fire (Business Victoria)
Australian Red Cross Emergency REDiPlan

Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning conduct a number of planned burns across the municipality on the public land estate throughout the year. Click here to find out about planned burns in your area.