ACT Parks and Conservation Service wishes to advise the public that, weather permitting, a controlled burn will be conducted tomorrow, Tuesday 15 April 2014, on Mount Painter, Cook, west of Bindubi Street, south of Wybalena Grove.
People with asthma, other chronic respiratory and/or chronic cardiac diseases should not perform vigorous exercise and should stay inside if affected by the smoke. People with asthma in particular should continue their medication and consult their general practitioner if they have any difficulties.
Before any burns are undertaken major stakeholders, including the Emergency Services Agency, the Australian Federal Police, Air Traffic Control, Roads ACT and the Bureau of Meteorology are advised.
For more information, please call Canberra Connect on 13 22 81.