During significant fires in Victoria, stay tuned to your emergency broadcasters to hear fire updates, community alerts and other important messages.
Emergency broadcasters include ABC Local Radio, UGFM – Radio Murrindindi, Stereo 974, Plenty Valley FM and commercial radio stations across Victoria and SkyNews television.
Make sure you have access to a battery powered radio to use because the power may fail.
Alternatively you can call the VicEmergency Hotline on 1800 226 226 (free call).
If you are deaf, hard of hearing or have a speech impairment, contact the VicEmergency Hotline through the National Relay Service.