A private landholder will tomorrow, Wednesday 14 May, 2014, weather permitting, conduct an agricultural burn at Lanyon Homestead, Tharwa Drive, Tharwa.
The burn is expected to commence from 10am and includes a large area of grass.
Temporary smoke cover may occur.
The Health Directorate advises that people with asthma, other chronic respiratory and/or chronic cardiac diseases should not perform vigorous exercise and should stay inside if affected by the smoke. People with asthma in particular should continue their medication and consult their general practitioner if they have any difficulties.
(ESA Media Release)