Smoke alarms save lives

Canberrans are urged to stay safe this winter and ensure their home has a working smoke alarm.

Update - Structure Fire - Dunlop

ACT Fire & Rescue has left the scene of a house fire on Polwarth Circuit, Dunlop.

ACT Policing remain on scene conducting investigations.

Structure Fire - Dunlop

ACT Fire & Rescue (ACTF&R), ACT Ambulance (ACTAS), ACT Policing are on scene at a confirmed house fire on Polwarth Cct, Dunlop.

Firefighters are working to contain the fire.

Lucky escape for motorist at Ainslie

This afternoon, crews from ACT Ambulance Service (ACTAS), ACT Fire & Rescue (ACTF&R) and ACT Policing attended a motor vehicle incident on Angas Street, Ainslie.

Road Closures Update

There are several roads in the region closed due to flooding.

Stay up-to-date with the latest information on road closures via:  

ACT wet weather response - Wednesday 24 March 10:15am

The ACT State Emergency Service (ACTSES) has now received approximately 185 calls for assistance since midnight on Tuesday as a result of the wet weather in the ACT and surrounding areas.

Water Rescue - Kambah Pool

ACT Fire & Rescue has tonight assisted ACT Policing in a swift water rescue of a woman in Kambah at Kambah Pool.