Burns and Bushfires

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Upcoming prescribed burns

Park / site name Date Size Region  
There are currently no prescribed burns scheduled.

Important note: 
Prescribed burning only proceeds subject to suitable weather conditions.

Recently completed prescribed burns

Date Park / site name Size (ha) Region  
Friday, 28 August 2015 Little Para Reservoir Reserve 70 Adelaide-MLR Map

The tables above detail the prescribed burns on public land in South Australia carried out in the last five days or planned within the next seven days. Please note: the locations of these burns are approximate only. 

For more detailed information refer to Fire Management Maps or your regional office.  For more information on prescribed burning, see prescribed burns.

For a map of the prescribed burn boundaries please refer to Fire Management Maps. Using Fire Management Maps you can navigate to the area your are interested in.  Use the 'Themes' menu option to display 'Theme Five - Proposed burns'.


Please refer to the South Australian Country Fire Service (CFS) website for current bushfire information or call the CFS Bushfire Information Hotline on 1300 362 361.

To report an emergency dial 000.

Fire and asthma

Asthma Foundation SA's sole purpose is to support the 1 in 10 Australians living with asthma. Fire smoke can be a major trigger for people with asthma and other respiratory conditions. It’s important to be prepared and know how to respond when you are exposed to bushfire smoke.

Call an Asthma Educator on 1800 ASTHMA (1800 278 462) to discuss how to stay well during bushfire and prescribed burning seasons.

For more information please refer to the Asthma Foundation SA website.

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