List of urban bushfire hot spots
List of urban bushfire hot spots

Firefighters are warning people living in suburban Melbourne could be at risk this summer.

The areas of bushfire risk identified in the Metropolitan Fire district are as follows:

  • Altona Meadows: Cheetham Wetlands

  • Beaumaris: Donald MacDonald Reserve, Ricketts Point Hinterland, Long Hollow Heathland, Balcombe Park Reserve

  • Blackburn: Blackburn Lake

  • Bundoora: Plenty Gorge (Southern End)

  • Campbellfield: Merri Creek Park

  • Cheltenham: Cheltenham Reserve

  • Clayton South: The Grange Heathland

  • Croydon: Benson Oval

  • Croydon North: Warrien Reserve, Britts Reserve

  • Fairfield: Yarra Bend Park (North and South)

  • Glen Waverley: Shepherds Bush

  • Heathmont: Dandenong Creek, Allens Road

  • Ivanhoe: Rockbeare Park

  • Ivanhoe East: Yarra Flats

  • Keilor: Brimbank Park

  • Keilor North: Organ Pipes National Park

  • Macleod: Gresswell Forest

  • Meadow Heights: Broadmeadows Valley Park

  • Mill Park: Sycamore Reserve

  • Mitcham: Yarra Dheran, Antonio Park

  • Mount Waverley: Valley Reserve, Fairway Reserve

  • Park Orchards: 100 Acres

  • Ringwood: Ringwood Lake Park, Yarra Valley School

  • Ringwood East: Wombolano Park, Loughies Reserve, Cheong Sanctuary

  • Sandringham: Bay Road Heathlands, Merindah Park, Trevor Barker Oval, Beach Road

  • Templestowe: Westerfolds Park

  • Vermont: Bellbird Dell Reserve

  • Vermont South: Koomba Park, Dandenong Creek

  • Wheelers Hill: Jells Park

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