BUSHFIRE SAFETY... CFS northern Yorke Peninsula group officer David Bussenschutt is tidying up his firewood pile from winter, to keep his yard clear in preparation for fire ban season. Fire danger season is starting two weeks early this year and the CFS urges residents to prepare their homes. BUSHFIRE SAFETY... CFS northern Yorke Peninsula group officer David Bussenschutt is tidying up his firewood pile from winter, to keep his yard clear in preparation for fire ban season. Fire danger season is starting two weeks early this year and the CFS urges residents to prepare their homes.

Prepare for fire danger season

FIRE danger season is set to start early on Yorke Peninsula due to a lack of soil moisture.

Expected above average temperatures in the early parts of the season have pushed the start of fire bans to Wednesday, November 1.

CFS northern Yorke Peninsula group officer David Bussenschutt said as well as preparing homes, residents need to prepare themselves for what to do in the worst-case scenario.

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