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Pegasus Beach Fire - Final Update

7 November 2022 | Emergency Information

The fire at Pegasus Beach remained within its containment lines overnight.

Pegasus Beach Fire Update #12

5 November 2022 | Emergency Information

The Pegasus fire remains contained and under control on Saturday.

Pegasus Beach Fire Update #11

4 November 2022 | Emergency Information

The fire at Pegasus Beach remains contained within its perimeter.
Incident Controller, Graeme Knight says the Tūhaitara Coastal Park is now closed.

Pegasus Beach Fire Update #10

4 November 2022 | Emergency Information

The fire at Pegasus Beach remains within containment lines and there is no change to the perimeter.

Pegasus Beach Fire Update #9

4 November 2022 | Emergency Information

The fire at Pegasus Beach remained within containment lines overnight.
Incident Controller Graeme Knight says there were no major flare-ups through the evening.

Pegasus Beach Fire Update #8

3 November 2022 | Emergency Information

Fire investigators have concluded their investigation into the start of the fire at Pegasus Beach.

Pegasus Beach Fire Update #7

3 November 2022 | Emergency Information

The 130 evacuated residents of the Woodend Beach Holiday Park will be allowed to return home this evening as of 5pm through a managed re-occupation.

Pegasus Beach Fire Update #6

3 November 2022 | Emergency Information

Ground crews and aerial waterbombing are making good progress in bringing the Pegasus Beach fire under control, Incident Controller Dave Berry says.