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Knowing what to do and where to go on a hot, dry, windy day is your best protection against a bushfire.
Council’s Acting General Manager Healthy Communities, Jamie Sutherland, said CFA Fire Ready Victoria meetings were a great source of information for residents and ratepayers.
“These sessions are free and are an opportunity for property owners to learn more about personal safety, how to survive a bushfire, how to prepare your plan and what other resources are available,” Mr Sutherland said
“This year, the CFA is also holding a joint Bass Coast and South Gippsland Fire Ready Victoria meeting in Bayswater, as both councils have a significant number of ratepayers who live in Melbourne.
The session will be held at the Bayswater Cricket Club, Marie Wallace Park (entry via Bayswater Road), in Bayswater on Wednesday, 12 November ...Read more from this release