Tomorrow, Wednesday 28 February, has been declared a day of extreme fire danger. Please activate your bushfire survival plan.For the latest emergency updates please use the VicEmergency App or visit the link below.
Emergency Relief Centres are open in Ararat (Alexandra Oval, Waratah Avenue) and Maryborough (Princes Park Reserve, 40 Park Road).
A community meeting will be held on Tuesday 27 February at the Beaufort Shire Hall at 2pm.For those in our community unable to attend in person, the meetings will be livestreamed on our Facebook page (see link below).
Pyrenees Shire Facebook page
For community information and updates on Council services including opening hours and waste collection, please visit the link below.
Council services and community info - rolling updates
The Victorian Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) has information and guidance on coronavirus.
Find out how to manage COVID-19 at home after a postive test on the Victorian Government's website.
You can get a free RAT test kit from Council.
One of the best things you can do every day to stop the spread of viruses like coronavirus is to practice excellent hand hygiene, and cough and sneeze etiquette.
You can reduce your risk of catching and spreading COVID-19 by washing your hands regularly and covering your cough or sneeze.
Coronavirus information from the Australian Government
Information for travellers from Smart Traveller