Public Information and Inquiry Centre opens in Northern NSW Bushfires

The Public Information and Inquiry Centre (PIIC), has been opened to assist members of the public in relation to bush fire information for the Northern Rivers.

The PIIC will be open until 8pm tonight and will reopen at 8am tomorrow morning Thursday 10 October 2019.

The telephone number to call is 1800 227 228.

Residents who live in the impacted areas should visit the Register.Find.Reunite website ( and select ‘Northern NSW Bushfires’ to register their current location.

Members of the public are reminded to delay all non-essential travel in fire affected areas to assist emergency services.

Avoid dangers such as damaged powerlines and the possibility of asbestos in fire-damaged properties.

Monitor emergency websites and your regular media news source for updated advice and warnings.

Police are urging anyone with information in relation to this incident to call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or use the Crime Stoppers online reporting page: Information you provide will be treated in the strictest of confidence. We remind people they should not report crime information via our social media pages.

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