The Department of Biodiversity, Conservation and Attractions' Parks and Wildlife Service has closed a number of national and regional parks near the Perth metropolitan area due to the severe fire danger posed.
The following national and regional parks have been closed:
Serpentine National Park until 8:30am Sunday January 10
Walyunga National Park until 8am Sunday January 10
John Forrest National Park until 8:30am Sunday January 10
Avon Valley National Park until midday Monday January 11
Mundy Regional Park until 8:30am Sunday January 10
Wungong Regional Park until 8:30am Sunday January 10
The Goat Farm mountain bike park until 8:30am Sunday January 10
Pinjar and Gnangara off-road vehicle areas until 8am Monday January 11
Yanchep National Park have been closed until 8am Monday 11 January
Hoffman Mill located in the Shire of Harvey is closed until further notice
There may be further park closures depending on weather and fire conditions.
These closures will help keep the community safe, and ensure our resources are where they need to be during this period of high bushfire risk.
People are urged to follow the advice of Parks and Wildlife Service staff and observe signage. To keep up to date, visit www.emergency.wa.gov.au.