The Melbourne Fire and Emergency Program delivers fire prevention works across greater Melbourne from the Mornington Peninsula to the Dandenong Ranges, Lower Yarra Valley and west to Melbourne's grassland reserves and the Werribee River.
The map above allows you to type in an address and view fire prevention works taking place near that location. By using the map layers and legend, you can also see the fire history and where there are planned burns.
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PDF maps of 2016-17 fuelbreak works are also available for download from the Melbourne Fire and Emergency Program page.
23 Sep 2016
A “living fossil” whose lineage dates back more than 300 million years has been found at Mount Arapiles-Tooan State Park in western Victoria. Tadpole Shrimps (Lepidurus apus viridis) have an intriguing life cycle that can include blowing around in dust for years until they can colonise in temporary puddles. Parks…
9 Sep 2016 8:00pm - 29 Oct 2016 8:00am
Fun scary play based on the history of the Mansion. Follow the actors throughout the Mansion and the story unfolds as you move from room to room.
24 Sep 2016 8:00pm - 17 Dec 2016 8:30pm
Down to Earth is a theatrical production performed at the Werribee Park farm at night. Set in 1862 it combines the history of the farm with interactive comedy and scary elements. Suitable ages 10 and up. Dates available 24 sept, 14, 22 October, 4 November 9 and 17 December.
6 Oct 2016 10:00am-3:00pm
Find out how you can assist with Helmeted Honeyeater recovery and learn about the work undertaken to protect this amazing bird and other species that co-exist with it.
23 Oct 2016 10:00am-4:00pm
Wyndham City is once again proud to present the Children’s Week Picnic at Werribee Park on Sunday 23 October 2016. An annual Major Event for Wyndham and part of the State Government’s Children’s Week, the Children’s Week Picnic will be held for the 16 year in 2016 for a fun,…