Opportunities to conduct planned burns are increasing this week due to recent rainfall across the state with mild weather forecast over the coming week.

In the north-east of the state, large burns are scheduled near Big River State Forest and Mt Beauty. In the central highlands, high elevation timber harvesting regeneration burns are likely to proceed near Rubicon, Marysville, and Toolangi as well as the far east of the state. In the west of the State, a number of burns may be conducted near Ararat, Beaufort and also in the Little Desert.

To find out about planned burns on public land in Victoria check the map and table below. If you would like any further information, please contact the VicEmergency Hotline on 1800 226 226.

PLEASE NOTE: If the map below is not displaying correctly, please refer to the table of burns beneath the map. In addition, you can also view a map of burns and their status using the Planned Burning Notification System, which can be accessed via ‘Further Information’ at the bottom of this page, or the ‘sign up’ link above.