The dates of the 2013-2014 Fire Danger Season have been declared by the CFS Chief Officer and will be published in the Government Gazette in October 2013 and in the Public Notices section of the Advertiser on the same date. From the dates listed fire restrictions under the Fire and Emergency Services Act, 2005 apply throughout South Australia.
The following table lists the dates for the start and completion of each Fire Danger Season within each of the Fire Ban Districts in South Australia. These dates were declared after consideration of recommendations from Bushfire Management Committees.
|Fire Ban District||Start Date||Finish Date|
|Adelaide Metropolitan||1 December 2013||30 April 2014|
|Eastern Eyre Peninsula||1 November 2013||15 April 2014|
|Flinders||1 November 2013||15 April 2014|
|Kangaroo Island||1 December 2013||30 April 2014|
|Lower Eyre Peninsula||1 November 2013||15 April 2014|
|Lower South East||22 November 2013||30 April 2014|
|Mid North||15 November 2013||30 April 2014|
|Mount Lofty Ranges||1 December 2013||30 April 2014|
|Murraylands||15 November 2013||15 April 2014|
|North East Pastoral||1 November 2013||31 March 2014|
|North West Pastoral||1 November 2013||31 March 2014|
|Riverland||15 November 2013||15 April 2014|
|Upper South East||15 November 2013||15 April 2014|
|West Coast||1 November 2013||15 April 2014|
|Yorke Peninsula||15 November 2013||30 April 2014|
No fires of any sort are permitted to be lit by members of the public on ForestrySA land, including all Forest Reserves between November 1st and April 30th in any year. For further information contact ForestrySA Ranger staff on 08 8521 1700.