Serpentine National Park closed due to fire danger

Serpentine National Park closed due to fire danger

THE Department of Parks and Wildlife has advised that the Serpentine National Park has been closed due to a high fire danger rating forecast by the Bureau of Meteorology for Perth metropolitan area.

Avon Valley and Serpentine national parks were closed from 8am today and will reopen at 8am on Thursday.

People are urged to avoid the area, follow the advice of Parks and Wildlife staff and observe signage.

Go to www.dfes.wa.gov.au or call 9323 9300 during normal office hours for more information.

People can check the fire danger rating for there area at www.bom.gov.au or call 1300 659 213.