There is a bushfire that started at Riveaux Road, Southwest.
Flare ups within the fire boundary will continue. There is no threat to the community from the fire, however there is and will continue to be smoke present around the area for several days.
People travelling in the area should exercise caution if driving in smoke, turn on your headlights and drive slowly.
TFS, PWS, STT and supporting agencies are working to identify and extinguish flare ups.
For information on current road closures, please visit the Tasmania Police website: http://www.police.tas.gov.au/community-alerts/
TasRECOVERY - Information and Service Hubs:
Huonville Information and Services Hub - 121 Huon Highway (cnr Walton Street). Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays from 10am - 5pm. More information at http://alert.tas.gov.au
Information regarding Recovery and Restoration Grants can be found at: http://alert.tas.gov.au/recovery/Pages/FinancialAssistance.aspx
Track, park and campground closures: Tasmania Parks and Wildlife Service www.parks.tas.gov.au click on Track/Reserve Closures & Visitor Advice.
Any member of the public requiring assistance with injured wildlife should contact DPIPWE on 6165 4305 for advice or visit https://dpipwe.tas.gov.au/biosecurity-tasmania/animal-biosecurity/animal...
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