Significant Bush Fires 2019/20

Announce thread for significant bush fires & 3rd alarm or above structure fires

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Re: Significant Bush Fires 2019/20

Post by Joshek » Tue Dec 17, 2019 3:57 pm

Malaga reporting 3rd alarm scrub fire at ALEXANDER DR and BEACH RD, in KOONDOOLA. Air support is enroute. Comms plan is MCC1.
3rd alarm, level 1 incident, fire size is 1 hectare, fire movement stopped, fire was headed NE with SE wind at 20-30 km/h prior, 1 hour to control, CP is at the Koondoola Water Corp water tower.

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Re: Significant Bush Fires 2019/20

Post by Joshek » Sat Dec 21, 2019 12:27 pm

Malaga once again reporting a 3rd alarm scrub fire at HEPBURN AV BALLAJURA X BELLEFIN DR at Cullacabardee. Control point is now located 8 Lake Farm Retreat at Hepburn Avenue, old CP was at Armadale Bunnings. Air support on scene. Comms plan is MCC1.

1245: CP relocated to 12 Lake Farm Retreat

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Re: Significant Bush Fires 2019/20

Post by Joshek » Thu Jan 09, 2020 12:29 pm

rockingam 1st reporting 8-8 3rd alarm scrub at KARNUP RD BALDIVIS X YOUNG RD. properties under immediate threat. fire spreading on both sides of karnup road.

10/1/19 1628: multiple spot fires being reported, but there are little appliances able to attend due to being sent to other incidents
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Re: Significant Bush Fires 2019/20

Post by Joshek » Fri Jan 10, 2020 2:24 pm

success reporting 3rd alarm scrub fire at the St Claire Gardens in Atwell. Air Intel advising comcen the fire will jump the freeway soon. smoke is impacting gateway shopping centre.

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Re: Significant Bush Fires 2019/20

Post by Joshek » Fri Jan 10, 2020 4:19 pm

kwinana HSR reporting 3rd alarm scrub fire at Lambeth Circle, Somerford Promenade, Millar Road West and Mandurah Road.

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Re: Significant Bush Fires 2019/20

Post by Joshek » Fri Jan 10, 2020 4:24 pm

kensington requesting air support and WAPOL at scrub fire at 7 RINTEL CT KOONDOOLA. requesting train line to be stopped due to fire.

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Re: Significant Bush Fires 2019/20

Post by LighteningCrashes » Fri Jan 10, 2020 4:32 pm

Bushfire SPearwood Ave Cnr Rockingham rd, Maddington requesting police and train line closure
Requesting air support
Hamilton control

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Re: Significant Bush Fires 2019/20

Post by Joshek » Mon Jan 13, 2020 3:34 pm

3rd alarm scrub and vessel fire at CASUARINA HOUSE 879 THOMAS RD ANKETELL. Fire was initally reported as a vessel fire, and then spread to nearby bushland. Multiple BWT's and heavy pumps enroute.

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Re: Significant Bush Fires 2019/20

Post by Joshek » Wed Jan 15, 2020 3:27 pm

Rockingham 1st reporting properties under threat soon at a scrub fire near Kerosene Lane. Air support is enroute. Unknown classification as of yet.

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Re: Significant Bush Fires 2019/20

Post by Joshek » Fri Jan 24, 2020 4:31 pm

Malaga reporting 3rd alarm scrub fire at the Cottonwood Reserve, near GAY ST and DIANELLA DR, in DIANELLA. Air support requested. Properties under threat.

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Re: Significant Bush Fires 2019/20

Post by Joshek » Mon Jan 27, 2020 3:17 pm

3rd alarm scrub fire at FALLS RD LESMURDIE X NELSON CR. Air support mobilised.
1538: Kalamunda reporting fire is out of control and not under control.

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Re: Significant Bush Fires 2019/20

Post by Joshek » Tue Jan 28, 2020 4:09 pm

Bushfire in Baldivis (again) at LESLIE RD WANDI X DE HAER RD. Hopeland Control has requested a second ICV. Multiple appliances and DO's attending. Air support requested too.

1650: grade 4 refreshments requested for 150 personnel

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Re: Significant Bush Fires 2019/20

Post by Joshek » Thu Jan 30, 2020 1:28 pm

Major bushfire in Bullsbrook, along ALMERIA PDE and Pearce Air Base. Air intel on scene. Current fire size is 7 hectares and is threatning Pearce Air Base.

[Brigade] TO TREE, GRASS, SCRUB FIRE COMMS PLAN MCE2 (CP)1008(1005) BLK ALMERIA PDE BULLSBROOK UBD PER132B-3 INC 466076
https://www.emergency.wa.gov.au/#map/wa ... _265120092

1328: Upper Chittering and Lower Chittering are being turned out at the request of Bullsbrook Control.
1335: Fire is threatning Pearce Air Base. Further appliances requested for asset protection. BFB to head to CP and FRS to enter the base.
1344: Red flag warning from Sector Commander ? (Either Bravo or RAAF)! Fire impacting explosive ordinance at Pearce.
1345: Fire spotting over Runway 1 at Pearce.
1358: Rate of spread is currently 2 km/h
1404: Sitrep: Current fire size is 30 hectares. Rate of spread is still 2000 metres an hour. 5th alarm bushfire fire. Control point is at Bullsbrook Fire station. Multiple crews on Pearce assisting with asset protection, they are confident the fire will not cross over to Great Northern Highway.
1409: Swan ICV enroute to control point

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