SA Country Fire Service

Incident Update

Message ID: 0005796
Time Message Issued: 11:03
Date Message Issued: 24/12/2021

Origin / Name: PARILLA

Incident Update - Parilla Haystack Fire


There is a large haystack fire burning near Parilla in South Australia's Murray Mallee.

CFS crews are currently on scene working with the landholder. The fire is now contained but is expected to continue to burn for several days.

This fire currently poses no risk to the community, however, there will likely be smoke in the area for several days.

Motorists are urged to take care, particularly if driving in the area.

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: Dec 26 2021 13:00


  • 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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