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Type: vegetation fire
Last Updated: 11-Apr-2021 07:38 PM
First Reported: 05-Apr-2021 05:38 PM
Location: Gellibrand Drive, Sandford
Status: Under Control
Agency: Tasmania Fire Service
Size: 1 hectare