Bushfire Mitigation Works

The Shire of Bridgetown-Greenbushes and the Department of Biodiversity, Conservation and Attractions (DBCA) will be carrying out mitigation works in the Shire.

For a downloadable version of the current list of Mitigation Works for the 2021/22 season click here.

For information on current and specific prescribed burns please visit the Parks & Wildlife "Todays Burns" web page, click here.

Mitigation Works for the 2021/22 Season

Treatment ID

Treatment Type

Treatment Objective

Primary Asset Name

795

Prescribed Burning

Create Asset Protection Zone for Houses & Sheds at 100 Nelson Street by doing a planned burn to reduce the fuel load to less than 8t/Ha over 80% of the treatment area
Asset ID - BGBRI006

Nelson Street #100

1134

Prescribed Burning

Conduct an Asset Protection Planned Burn for the Incident Control Centre by reducing the fuel load to less than 5t/Ha over 90% of the treatment area.
Asset ID - BGBRI471

BFB - Bridgetown - ICC

1366

Mechanical Works

Create an Asset Protection Zone by parkland clearing / mulching vegetation to reduce elevated fuels to a compacted state across 90% of planned area. This will help reduce the wick effect during a bush fire.
Asset ID - BGBRI514

Sittella Lane

1761

Mechanical Works

Create an Asset Protection Zone by mechanical thinning vegetation to reduce elevated & ladder fuels across 70% of planned area. This will help protect wooden Boardwalk & Infrastructure.
Asset ID -BGGR662

Greenbushes Pool

1762

Mechanical Works

Create an Asset Protection Zone by mechanical thinning vegetation to reduce elevated & ladder fuels across 70% of planned area. This will help protect wooden Boardwalk & Infrastructure.
Asset ID -BGGR662

Greenbushes Pool

2230

Prescribed Burning

Create Asset Protection Zone for Timber Bridge on Winnejup Road by reducing the fuel load to less than 5t/Ha over 90% of the treatment area.
Asset ID - BGBRI313

BRIDGE - WINNEJUP RD #3316

2231

Prescribed Burning

Create Asset Protection Zone for Timber Bridge on Winnejup Road by reducing the fuel load to less than 5t/Ha over 90% of the treatment area.
Asset ID - BGBRI313

BRIDGE - WINNEJUP RD #3316

4807

Prescribed Burning

Create Asset Protection Zone for Incident Control Centre by reducing the fuel load to less than 5t/Ha over 90% of the treatment area.
Asset ID - BGBRI471

BFB - Bridgetown - ICC

4809

Prescribed Burning

Create Asset Protection Zone for Waste & Recycling Facility by reducing the fuel load to less than 5t/Ha over 90% of the treatment area.
Asset ID - BGBRI664

Bridgetown Waste & Recycling Facility

4810

Prescribed Burning

Create Asset Protection Zone for Waste & Recycling Facility by reducing the fuel load to less than 5t/Ha over 90% of the treatment area.
Asset ID - BGBRI664

Bridgetown Waste & Recycling Facility

4812

Mechanical Works

Create an Hazard Separation Zone by mechanical thinning vegetation to reduce elevated & ladder fuels across 70% of planned area.
Asset ID - BGBRI471

BFB - Bridgetown - ICC

5790

Prescribed Burning

Conduct a Hazard Separation planned burn to protect residents on Bridgetown-Boyup Brook Road by reducing the fuel load to less than 5t/Ha over 90% of the treatment area.
Asset ID - BGGR010

Bridgetown - Boyup Brook Road #1003

5792

Prescribed Burning

Conduct a Asset Protection burn to protect residents on Hughes Place by reducing the fuel load to less than 5t/Ha over 90% of the treatment area.
Asset ID - BGBRI484

Austin Dale

5793

Prescribed Burning

Conduct a Asset Protection burn to protect residents on Barlee Street by reducing the fuel load to less than 8t/Ha over 80% of the treatment area.
Asset ID - BGBRI480

Evans Street

5794

Prescribed Burning

Conduct a Asset Protection burn to protect residents on McAlinden Street & Blechynden Street by reducing the fuel load to less than 5t/Ha over 90% of the treatment area.
Asset ID - BGBRI484

Evans Street

7174

Mechanical Works

Create an Hazard Separation Zone by parkland clearing / mulching vegetation to reduce elevated fuels to a compacted state across 90% of planned area. This will help reduce the wick effect during a bush fire.
Asset ID - BGBRI499

Farrell Street

7175

Mechanical Works

Create an Hazard Separation Zone by parkland clearing / mulching vegetation to reduce elevated fuels to a compacted state across 90% of planned area. This will help reduce the wick effect during a bush fire.
Asset ID - BGBRI678

Thompson Street (16-20), Bridgetown

7176

Mechanical Works

Create an Asset Protection Zone by parkland clearing / mulching vegetation to reduce elevated fuels to a compacted state across 90% of planned area. This will help reduce the wick effect during a bush fire.
Asset ID - BGBRI679

Hovea Close (5), Bridgetown

7177

Mechanical Works

Create an Asset Protection Zone by parkland clearing / mulching vegetation to reduce elevated fuels to a compacted state across 90% of planned area. This will help reduce the wick effect during a bush fire.
Asset ID - BGBRI680

Blechynden Street (118), Bridgetown

7179

Mechanical Works

Create an Hazard Separation Zone by parkland clearing / mulching vegetation to reduce elevated fuels to a compacted state across 90% of planned area. This will help reduce the wick effect during a bush fire.
Asset ID - BGBRI671

St Brigid's Catholic Primary School, Bridgetown

7180

Chemical Works

Spray out the elevated & woody weeds during the spring & autumn months to help reduce the build-up of highly flammable materials in the high threat summer months.
Asset ID - BGBRI671

St Brigid's Catholic Primary School, Bridgetown

7242

Mechanical Works

Create an Asset Protection Zone by parkland clearing / mulching vegetation to reduce elevated fuels to a compacted state across 90% of planned area. This will help reduce the wick effect during a bush fire.
Asset ID - BGBRI033

Pettersen Road (93), Winnejup

7705

Mechanical Works

Create an Asset Protection Zone by parkland clearing / mulching vegetation to reduce elevated fuels to a compacted state across 90% of planned area. This will help reduce the wick effect during a bush fire.
Asset ID - BGBRI512

Eedle Terace #12

7706

Prescribed Burning

Create Asset Protection Zone for Houses & Sheds on Walter Road by doing a planned burn to reduce the fuel load to less than 8t/Ha over 80% of the treatment area
Asset ID - BGBRI526

Walter Road

7707

Mechanical Works

Create an Asset Protection Zone by parkland clearing / mulching vegetation to reduce elevated fuels to a compacted state across 90% of planned area. This will help reduce the wick effect during a bush fire.
Asset ID - BGBRI001

McLarty Street North

7708

Mechanical Works

Create an Asset Protection Zone by parkland clearing / mulching vegetation to reduce elevated fuels to a compacted state across 90% of planned area.
Asset ID - BGBRI516

Geegelup View

7710

Fire Access Road / Track(s)

Create a Hazard Separation Zone by installing mineral earth fire access tracks to 4m wide & 4m high. This will also compartmentalize reserve into smaller cells for a more manageable burns.
Asset ID - BGGR681

Bridgetown Pony Club, Winnejup

7711

Prescribed Burning

Create Asset Protection Zone for the Pony Club infrastructure by doing a planned burn to reduce the fuel load to less than 8t/Ha over 80% of the treatment area
Asset ID - BGGR681

Bridgetown Pony Club, Winnejup

7712

Prescribed Burning

Create Asset Protection Zone for the Sunnyside Bushfire Brigade infrastructure by doing a planned burn to reduce the fuel load to less than 8t/Ha over 80% of the treatment area
Asset ID - BGYP153

BFB - Sunnyside

7829

Prescribed Burning

Create Hazard Separation Zone for residents on McLarty Street by doing a planned burn to reduce the fuel load to less than 8t/Ha over 80% of the treatment area
Asset ID - BGBRI536

Mclarty Street

7830

Mechanical Works

Create an Asset Protection Zone by parkland clearing / mulching vegetation to reduce elevated fuels to a compacted state across 90% of planned area.
Asset ID - BGBRI660

May Cottage

7831

Mechanical Works

Create an Asset Protection Zone by parkland clearing / mulching vegetation to reduce elevated fuels to a compacted state across 90% of planned area.
Asset ID - BGYP153

BFB - Sunnyside

7833

Mechanical Works

Create an Asset Protection Zone for residents on Telluride Street by parkland clearing / mulching vegetation to reduce elevated fuels to a compacted state across 90% of planned area.
Asset ID - BGGR565

Telluride Street West

N/A

Prescribed Burning

Create Asset Protection Zone for private property along Hampton and Hester Streets by reducing the fuel load to less than 5t/Ha over 90% of the treatment area.

Hester Street

N/A

Prescribed Burning

Conduct an Asset Protection Planned Burn for private property near Allnutt Street by reducing the fuel load to less than 5t/Ha over 90% of the treatment area.

Allnutt Street

*This list is not exhaustive and other treatments may occur given the right conditions.

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