Level 2 restrictions apply immediately. Only Permits for dead animals.

Permit restrictions have been lifted. Fire must be able to be extinguished if required. Contact your local Fire Permit Issuing Officer for more information.

Fire Danger for Today: High  Tomorrow:
Please always check the maps on the official RFS webpage at  'For More Information'→, in case this page has not been updated.


The Bush Fire Danger Period started on the 1st of August 2018, If you need to light a fire in the open make sure you have a Fire Permit. Please contact a Larnook Brigade Fire Permit Issuing Officer. You must give all your neighbours and Fire Control (6663 0000 Mon - Fri 09:00 to 16:00) 24 hrs notice. If you need advice please contact Larnook Brigade.

For More information
NSW Rural Fire Service Official Daily Fire Danger Ratings and Total Fire Bans →

Are you living in Bushfire prone land, to find out→

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10/50 Rule

Vegetation Clearing New laws are now in place to help
people prepare their homes in NSW.

If you live in a designated 10/50 vegetation clearing entitlement area', the laws will allow you to:
  • Clear trees on your property within 10 metres of a home, without seeking approval; and
  • Clear underlying vegetation (other than trees) such as shrubs on your property within 50 metres of a home, without seeking approval.

→More information

Kiln fully assembled

Biochar Kiln
This is the Biochar TLUD kiln shown at the Open Day.
If you would like to learn how to make one follow the link.
More information

Fire danger rating

The Bushfire Danger Period has started

A Fire Permit to burn is now required

Learn more about Fire Permits
→More Information

If you require a permit to burn in the Larnook/Rock Valley area, please contact one of our Permit Issuing Officers. 

→Contact information

Understanding the Fire Danger Rating

→More information

Total Fire Ban Rules
What you can and can not do when a TOBAN has been declared
→More Information

Check the fire danger rating for your area.

    Our Web page

Welcome to Larnook Brigade's web page.
We are hoping it will assist in finding relevant information.

We can not take responsibility for the information presented as it is generated from outside sources. but it is presented in the hope you may find it useful.

If you have ideas on how to improve this web page or information that could be added please contact us through the
→contact form

Computer in the mountain

Plan and prepare

Do you feel your property could be at risk of fires?
Do fires concern you?
Would you like to know where and how to start?
Talk to us, we can help.

→Preparing your property



The AIDER (Assist Infirm, Disabled and Elderly Residents) program is a free, one-off service which supports some of our most at-risk community members.

The program helps people live more safely and confidently in their home in areas where bush fires may start.
→More information

Rock Valley Hall

Neighbourhood Safe Place

The Rock Valley Hall has been nominated as a Safe Place of last resort during a bush fire emergency.

→More information

glen_peter_ginoWould you like to join Larnook Brigade?

Why don't you come to one of our monthly meetings, have a cuppa and meet the members? Being part of the Brigade does not mean you have to be in the fire line, there are many roles in the RFS.

→How to join

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