• Restrictions to end, but CFA cautions on burn-offs

    Fire Danger Period over, but potential risk remains
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    RISK REMAINS: Despite the end of the Fire Danger Period for District 23, Wangaratta firefighters Jason Brown (left) and Scott Stephens (right) will stay vigilant as the dry conditions continue to drag on. PHOTO: Mitchell Gastin

    DISTRICT 23’s (D23) Fire Danger Period has officially ended today, but the Country Fire Authority (CFA) has urged the community to exercise extreme caution when burning off across the region.

    “We still need to be vigilant, the legal Fire Danger Period may have ended but the moral responsibility is still there for people to look after their communities and their families.

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