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Re: Victorian Fires
« Reply #125 on: February 09, 2014, 01:26:27 PM »
There is a web scanner you can listen to
Google cfa stream and click on region 14
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Re: Victorian Fires
« Reply #126 on: February 09, 2014, 01:27:51 PM »
There is a web scanner you can listen to
Google cfa stream and click on region 14
its a bit frantic at the moment
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Re: Victorian Fires
« Reply #127 on: February 09, 2014, 01:28:23 PM »
Try this for region 13 - Warrandyte fire
http://www.alexander.id.au/cfa/vfeast.asx
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Re: Victorian Fires
« Reply #128 on: February 09, 2014, 01:29:34 PM »
ABC Tv reporting 1 house gone in Warrandyte.


Just got a call from my partner.  The paddock next door to her Auntie and uncles Gisbourne property is alight.

I'm hearing that their neighbors house is gone. :'(


Resources being stretched.  Just been listening to Dorren CFA bluing with VicFire.  Dorren were sent to cover Diamond Creek as they are all out and VicFire telling them they must attend a house fire in Templestowe.


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Re: Victorian Fires
« Reply #129 on: February 09, 2014, 01:30:30 PM »
Resources being stretched.  Just been listening to Dorren CFA bluing with VicFire.  Dorren were sent to cover Diamond Creek as they are all out and VicFire telling them they must attend a house fire in Templestowe.

Yeah heard that too, there's no appliances left in our area at the moment.
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Re: Victorian Fires
« Reply #130 on: February 09, 2014, 01:42:40 PM »
Old Sydney Road and Camerons Lane Beveridge fire impact imminent
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Re: Victorian Fires
« Reply #131 on: February 09, 2014, 01:57:06 PM »

Old Sydney Road and Camerons Lane Beveridge fire impact imminent
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Re: Victorian Fires
« Reply #132 on: February 09, 2014, 02:35:38 PM »

Heading north up old Sydney Rd west of Wallan.

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Re: Victorian Fires
« Reply #133 on: February 09, 2014, 02:38:35 PM »
Old Sydney Road and Camerons Lane Beveridge fire impact imminent

We have left home, packed the dogs and family in the cruiser but had to leave the camper behind.
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Re: Victorian Fires
« Reply #134 on: February 09, 2014, 02:42:49 PM »
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Re: Victorian Fires
« Reply #135 on: February 09, 2014, 02:43:06 PM »

We have left home, packed the dogs and family in the cruiser but had to leave the camper behind.
Fingers crossed....
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Re: Victorian Fires
« Reply #136 on: February 09, 2014, 02:44:12 PM »

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Re: Victorian Fires
« Reply #137 on: February 09, 2014, 02:46:35 PM »
FYI Hume Fwy is closed both ways
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Re: Victorian Fires
« Reply #138 on: February 09, 2014, 02:50:10 PM »


Can nearly see our house from up there.......stay safe mate.
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Re: Victorian Fires
« Reply #139 on: February 09, 2014, 03:05:20 PM »
3 huge 'Thunderbird Style' fire trucks just went past our place. Wind changed to a souEaster and Darraweit Guim now in it's path

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Re: Victorian Fires
« Reply #140 on: February 09, 2014, 03:17:02 PM »
Cfa stream will cover most regions
its a web cfa radio scanner
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Re: Victorian Fires
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Re: Victorian Fires
« Reply #142 on: February 09, 2014, 03:33:50 PM »
Is that old sydney road are you on the west side of wallan
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Re: Victorian Fires
« Reply #143 on: February 09, 2014, 03:37:38 PM »

Is that old sydney road are you on the west side of wallan
yes, fire is heading north north west along old Sydney Rd. I'm on my house roof near top of Pretty Sally Hill on the west side of Hume Hwy

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Re: Victorian Fires
« Reply #144 on: February 09, 2014, 07:03:39 PM »
Stay safe guys. I'm in heathcote junction but mum and dad and my brother and sister are in wallan. Been watching it unfold all day. Some memory's no one wants to re-live. Lets hope for some rain in the coming weeks hey??
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Re: Victorian Fires
« Reply #145 on: February 09, 2014, 07:29:56 PM »
Judging by the radio chatter it was pretty hectic out there today. Thumbs up to all the CFA crews for working their arses off :cup:
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Re: Victorian Fires
« Reply #146 on: February 09, 2014, 07:36:52 PM »

Judging by the radio chatter it was pretty hectic out there today. Thumbs up to all the CFA crews for working their arses off :cup:
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Re: Victorian Fires
« Reply #147 on: February 09, 2014, 07:54:33 PM »
And they do it all while there own homes are under threat. Truly amazing people.
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Re: Victorian Fires
« Reply #148 on: February 09, 2014, 08:13:36 PM »
Sounds like she's on the move again

Issued For: Beveridge, Darraweit Guim, Donnybrook, Kalkallo, Mickleham, Wallan

Fire Origin: MICKLEHAM
 
Incident Name: MICKLEHAM RD
 
Issued: 09/02/14 8:56 PM

This is an Emergency Warning issued by Country Fire Authority for Beveridge, Donnybrook, Kalkallo, Mickleham, Wallan, Darraweit Guim.

There is a fast moving, out of control grassfire travelling in a northerly direction  and has crossed Donnybrook Road and heading towards Beveridge, Donnybrook, Kalkallo,  Wallan and Darraweit Guim

You are in danger, act now to protect yourself.

It is too late to leave. The safest option is to take shelter indoors immediately.
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Re: Victorian Fires
« Reply #149 on: February 09, 2014, 08:22:24 PM »
Yep, could be a long night