Authorities Declare Walhalla Fire Now "Contained"

Fire has burned over 8,600 hectares


Gippsland

18 February 2019

Gippsland

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The ongoing bushfire near Walhalla has been downgraded to "contained" status after burning through more than 8,600 hectares.

Emergency services are advising us that firefighting aircraft remain active and some roads near the affected area are still closed.

Heavy machinery and emergency service crews will also remain in the area as the mop up continues.

To keep up to date with road closures in your area, visit the VicRoads website

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