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Fire Origin / Fire Name: MOSQUITO HILL

Message ID: 0000436

Time Message Issued: 15:40
Date Message Issued: 31/12/2015

Note 1: The Standard Emergency Warning Signal (SEWS) is to be played for 5 seconds prior to this Emergency Warning being read on air.

Note 2: The following message is to be read on air verbatim immediately and then at 15-minute intervals thereafter or until the message expires or is superseded by another message related to this fire.

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Issued for Mosquito Hill, Scott Conservation Park and Currency Creek

CFS advises that a serious bushfire is burning out of control at Mosquito Hill on the Fleurieu Peninsula near Mount Compass Goolwa Road, Trigg Point Road, Deep Creek Road, Kokoda Road and Frome Road.

This Bushfire Emergency Warning Message is in place for the following area(s) Mosquito Hill, Scott Conservation Park and Currency Creek.

The MOSQUITO HILL fire is travelling in a Easterly direction towards Deep Creek Road, Scott Conservation Park and Frome Road. There is a risk to lives and homes.

The uncontrolled fire is burning in Stubble.


What you need to do

Check and follow your bushfire survival plan. Take shelter when the fire arrives and protect yourself from the fires heat.

Only leave now if the path is clear to a safe place.

You should not enter this area as the roads may not be safe.

Well prepared and actively defended homes can offer safety.

Stay tuned to this radio station on a battery-powered radio for updates.

For information about bushfires, check the CFS website or call the Bushfire Information Hotline on 1300 362 361.

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This message must not be broadcast after: 31/12/2015 17:31

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