SA Country Fire Service

Incident Update

Message ID: 0006426
Time Message Issued: 09:47
Date Message Issued: 11/01/2023

Origin / Name: MONARTO SOUTH

Monarto South fire


The SA Country Fire Service is on scene at a large hay stack fire of approximately 500 bales that is currently producing a large amount of smoke visible over the area.

Firefighters are working with the landowner to break the hay stack apart and extinguish the fire. They will remain on scene throughout the day and into the evening.

There is currently no threat to the community however, as a precaution anyone nearby who suffer from respiratory or cardiac conditions may wish to stay indoors with all doors and windows closed.

For further information refer to the CFS website or contact the Bushfire Information Hotline on 1300 362 361.

For updates visit the CFS website ( or phone the Information Hotline on 1800 362 361.

This message will be updated as the situation changes or before: Jan 11 2023 18:00


  • Check and follow your Bushfire Survival Plan
  • Decide what you will do if the situation changes
  • Look and listen for information on television, radio, internet, mobile phones and by speaking with neighbours


Do not rely on a single source for warning information.

For emergencies call Triple Zero (000)

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For emergencies call Triple Zero (000).

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