Brigades on alert: Mallee set for fire danger

MILDURA CFA operations officer Robin McNally has warned Sunraysia brigades will be on high alert in preparation for a “bad fire danger year”. 

His comments come after the Sunraysia group of brigades participated in a CFA preseason briefing at Red Cliffs Fire Station on Monday night. 

Mr McNally – one of the organisers – said a Bureau of Meteorology update provided during the briefing painted a grim picture of what Mallee residents could expect from the upcoming fire season. 

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