Gippsland FM is a local community radio station in the central Gippsland/Latrobe Valley area in Victoria, Australia. Located in Morwell, this station is like 400 other community radio stations around the country, providing access and an alternative to mainstream media outlets, while maintaining a valued listener base of 30,000 per week.
Gippsland FM is a non-profit, volunteer-run organisation which aims to provide an alternative radio service for the local community; complementing and supplementing the national and commercial radio networks.
A reminder that tomorrow, Tuesday 15 January is a day of TOTAL FIRE BAN across the entire state of Victoria. No fires are permitted to be lit or allowed to remain alight after midnight tonight. A fire danger rating of Very High is in place across Gippsland and the Valley. a list of what you can and can't do on days of total fire ban and during the fire danger period can be found at www.cfa.vic.gov.au/warnings-restrictions/can Monitor conditions via www.emergency.vic.gov.au or download the VicEmergency app for your phone or device from the iTunes or Google Play stores ... See MoreSee Less
It’s going to be a hot one. Keep cool, check on elderly neighbours and provide plenty of water and shade for animals.TOMORROW Tuesday January 15 is a day of Total Fire Ban (TFB) across the state.
Firefighters are on standby ready to respond and we’re asking the public to stay informed and alert.
Do not light any fires. It is illegal to light a fire in the open on a Total Fire Ban day and that includes campfires and all BBQs, including solid and liquid fuel barbecues, as well as unconventional heat sources such as rotisseries and portable grills.
Reconsider your plans to visit forests and parks during this period.
If you are already within a park or forest, the safest option is to leave early in the day.
Stay informed about the weather and be observant of what is happening around you.
Enact your bushfire plan as emergency services may not be able to respond at your location.
CFA Gippsland Forest Fire Management Victoria West Gippsland Catchment Management Authority East Gippsland Catchment Management Authority Bass Coast Shire Council Baw Baw Shire Council Latrobe City Council Wellington Shire Council East Gippsland Shire Council South Gippsland Shire Council ABC Gippsland TRFM ABC South East NSW 3MGB Community Radio 531 3GG - Local Breakfast with Deaksy Gippsland FM WIN News Gippsland 9 News Gippsland Life FM Gippsland 103.9 ... See MoreSee Less
There is a community information meeting tonight at 7:00 PM at the Rosedale Mechanics Hall, Princes Street Rosedale in relation to the Rosedale Bushfire. a Watch and Act is currently active for Willung an Advice message is also active for East Sale, Fulham, Giffard West, Kilmany, Kilmany South, Longford, Nambrok, Pearsondale, Rosedale, Sale, Stradbroke, Stradbroke West, The Heart and Wurruk ... See MoreSee Less
An Emergency Warning has been issued for Willung for an out of control bushfire 6.3KM South of Rosedale The fire is heading in a south westerly towards Willing. If you are in the warning are you ARE in danger and need to act immediately to survive ... See MoreSee Less
Footage from the Rosedale bushire, Water bombing aerial operations. Video used with approval from Incident Control Centre WARNING the following footage may be distressing for some users. Viewer discretion is advised ... See MoreSee Less