Fire season in the Perth metropolitan area runs from 16 November 2018 to 31 March 2019 which means it’s time to ensure your home does not present a fre hazard. Vegetation can become very dry during this period, exacerbating the threat of fire. Please ensure vegetation and gardens are managed so that grass is no greater than fve centimetres long, trees and shrubs near structures are appropriately pruned and roofs and gutters are free of fammable material.
The burning of garden waste is strictly prohibited within the City of Subiaco. Failing to comply with these requirements could result in fnes of up to $5000. For more information about fre safety visit the Department of Fire and Emergency Services at www.dfes.wa.gov.au or contact the city on 9237 9222.