Neighbourhood Safer Place - Bushfire Place of Last Resort (NSP-BPLR)

Please be aware that NSP-BPLRs:

  • Should only be used if your Bushfire Survival Plan fails and you have nowhere else to go.
  • Are NOT Relief Centres - there are limited facilities and no support services are provided.
  • Are NOT places to relocate to when leaving early.
  • May not provide shelter from smoke and embers.

 Council has designated the following NSP-BPLRs:

Halls Gap - Visitor Information Centre surrounds, Corner of Grampians Road and Heath Street, Halls Gap, VIC.

St Arnaud - Lord Nelson Park Oval, Dunstan Street, St Arnaud, VIC.

Stawell - Cato Park, Victoria Street, (opposite Haitts Lane) Stawell, VIC 3380.

The above locations can be viewed on Council's Community Map.

View Council's Neighbourhood Safer Places Plan(PDF, 588KB)

Community Information Guides - Bushfire (CIGs) have been prepared for St Arnaud and Halls Gap and can be accessed from the CFA website.