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Firewood Season End

Firewood Season End

Image: Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning (DELWP)

The 2020 Autumn Firewood Collection Season closes at midnight tonight.

Locals can no longer collect firewood with the end of the autumn season today.

Penalties for not following these rules include fines up to $8,261 or up to one year’s imprisonment.

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From July 1 it is illegal to collect firewood in an effort to minimise the risk during winter firewood can no longer be collected from the designated areas.

Where you can collect firewood

More information can be found at Forest Fire Management Victoria

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