10 Jun 2021
BUSHFIRES NT MESSAGE: ADVICE
LOCATION: Meneling Road, BATCHELOR
ALERT LEVEL: Advice - A fire has started in the area. Monitor the situation for changes.
FIRE TYPE: Bushfire . INFORMATION CURRENT AS AT: 10/06/2021 15:55:00
STATUS: GOING - A fire which is spreading on one or more fronts. Effective containment strategies are not in place for the entire perimeter.
RISKS FACED BY PEOPLE IN THE AREA: Smoke from this fire may affect visibility, Active fire may occur close to the roadside, Firefighting crews may be working close to the roadside.
ADVICE TO THE PUBLIC: Bushfires NT are working to contain the fire. Firefighting crews are working on Poett Road, Litchfield Park Road, Rum Jungle Road and Meneling Road.
IT IS EXPECTED THIS SITUATION MAY CONTINUE UNTIL: 09/06/2021 19:00:00
INFORMATION AUTHORISED BY: Senior Fire Control Officer
RESPONSIBLE AGENCY: Bushfires NT, Northern Territory Department of Environment, Parks and Water Security