South Australian Country Fire Service - professional fire and rescue services to outer metropolitan, regional and rural South Australia.
Fire Danger Season dates & permits

Fire Danger Season dates & permits

Fire Danger Season dates for 2023/2024 confirmed.

Farm fire safety & prevention

Farm fire safety & prevention

Bushfires and grass fires are a serious threat to a farmer's livelihood. Years of hard work can be wiped out in a moment.

What can I do / What can't I do?

What can I do / What can't I do?

Some activities aren't allowed during a Total Fire Ban - make sure you know.

Australian Fire Danger Ratings

Australian Fire Danger Ratings

Living in a bushfire risk area means danger is on your doorstep.

Latest news, events & publications
Structure fire at Pinery - 20 May 2024
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Structure fire at Pinery - 20 May 2024

20 May 2024 14:05
$43,000 truck fire in Sherlock - 15 May 2024
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$43,000 truck fire in Sherlock - 15 May 2024

15 May 2024 15:35
$300,000 house fire in Strathalbyn- 14 May 2024
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$300,000 house fire in Strathalbyn- 14 May 2024

15 May 2024 02:59
Shed fire in Bradbury - 10 May 2024
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Shed fire in Bradbury - 10 May 2024

10 May 2024 20:56
Community urged to monitor burn offs with dry conditions across SA Issued 07 May 12:15 2024
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Community urged to monitor burn offs with dry conditions across SA Issued 07 May 12:15 2024

7 May 2024 12:15
$130,000 structure fire at Hindmarsh Valley - 6 May 2024
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$130,000 structure fire at Hindmarsh Valley - 6 May 2024

6 May 2024 19:53
Pearlah house fire - 1 May 2024
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Pearlah house fire - 1 May 2024

1 May 2024 04:59
Risk remains despite Fire Danger Season end Issued 30 Apr 11:20 2024
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Risk remains despite Fire Danger Season end Issued 30 Apr 11:20 2024

30 Apr 2024 11:20