Always use more than one source of information
ABC Local Radio (594AM), Ace Radio 3WM (1089AM), Mixx FM (101.3 or 98.5), Sky News TV
1800 226 226 (free call) or www.emergency.vic.gov.au
Download the VicEmergency app and set up your watch zone (Apple and Android mobiles and tablets)
Country Fire Authority
Horsham Rural City Council
(03) 5382 9777 or this website
1300 606 024 (24 hours)
131 963 or www.parks.vic.gov.au
131 963 or www.vicroads.vic.gov.au
1300 333 232 or www.education.vic.gov.au
State Forest and Public Land Closures
136 186 or www.mapshare.vic.gov.au
(03) 8400 7300 (24 hours) or www.wildlifevictoria.org.au
For people who speak a different language
Call the Translating and Interpreting Service on 131 450 and request translated information from the VicEmergency Hotline 1800 226 226.
To translate important fire safety information in other languages, go to the Other Languages (LOTE) page on the CFA website.
For people who are deaf, hard of hearing or speech impaired
Contact the VicEmergency Hotline through the National Relay Service:
TTY - phone 1800 555 677, then ask for 1800 226 226
Speak and Listen - phone 1800 555 777, then ask for 1800 226 226
Internet relay users connect to the National Relay Service.