Fire management Park Subotopic Layout
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Change of conditions
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Fuelbreak works November to June
Fuelbreaks are used in this park by fire-fighters to help control bushfires or conduct planned burns. They also serve as a buffer between vegetation and nearby houses.
Fuelbreaks will be maintained on an ongoing basis through an annual slashing (mowing) program.
Thorough environmental and cultural heritage assessments have been undertaken prior to works commencing to minimise impacts.
Notice of works:
29 Jan 2014
David Nugent of Parks Victoria has been awarded the prestigious Australian Fire Service Medal at this year’s Australia Day Honours. The award was in recognition of his leadership and contribution to improved management of Victorian forest fire fighting. David has a history of dedication and leadership during a number of…