SA Country Fire Service

Incident Update

Message ID: 0005657
Time Message Issued: 12:30
Date Message Issued: 18/11/2021

Origin / Name: TILLEY SWAMP

Reports of multiple fires in Tilley Swamp area


CFS crews are responding to multiple fires reported in the Tilley Swamp, Taratap and Gum Lagoon Conservation Park areas East of the Princes Highway between Kingston and Salt Creek in the state's south-east.

There are currently approximately 14 CFS fire trucks with 60 crew and multiple private farm fire units working in the area.

Members of the public are asked to take care on the roads, with smoke in the area.

Weather conditions are being monitored with an expected wind change in the afternoon.

If at anytime you see an unattended fire, please report it by calling 000.

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: Nov 18 2021 17:00


  • 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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