Junortoun Fire Brigade

Protecting life and property together

Volunteers proudly serving our community


Junortoun is 9 kilometers east of Bendigo on the McIvor Highway.
Our fire brigade was established in 1943 to provide a volunteer fire and emergency service to protect the local and neighboring communities from fire and other emergencies

summer fire Safety

To enjoy summer and stay safe you need to be aware of the Fire Danger Rating and weather in your location

Know your Fire District

Junortoun is located in the Northern Fire District.
Fire danger ratings (FDR) may vary across the state during the Bushfire season. Therefor it is essential you know your fire district.
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Current Weather

weather radar

Fire Danger Rating

Today is not a day of Total Fire Ban.
The current fire danger rating for the Northern Fire District

Bushfire Safety Hints

Burning off

Planning a burn off

Things you need to consider before you light up.

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Reduce your bush fire risk

It's time to cleanup your property before the Bushfire season .
Don't wait until its to late.

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Prepare your fire Plan

Whether you plan to stay and defend or leave, you need a written plan that is practised and understood by your whole family

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