Information on Bushfires in parts of Australia

Ballarat Fire Station, Ballarat, VIC. © Tourism Victoria

Information on Bushfires in parts of Australia

With bushfires active in some parts of Australia, most notably New South Wales, it is recommended that visitors check the latest bushfire information before travelling. For the latest information on the New South Wales fires, including those in the Greater Blue Mountains region, visit the NSW Rural Fire Service website and

Visitors already staying in a bushfire affected region should follow directions from the Rural Fire Service.

For live updates please use the links provided.

Important links for Fire Information

For updates on the bushfire situation in NSW and other states.
The ABC emergency site

The status of the major fires can be found here.

Emergency Alerts on mobile phones ( with global roaming)

To find out about Road closures and restricted access

Emergency services page

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