The Large Animal Refuge located at the Ranelagh Showgrounds, Ranelagh is now closed.
We will continue to monitor the fire situation, and should circumstances change we will re-activate the centre.
While fire conditions are easing, we encourage our community to keep up to date through the following:
Monitor www.fire.tas.gov.au or www.alert.tas.gov.au for updates
Listen to ABC Local Radio
For information on current road closures, please visit the Tasmania Police website: http://www.police.tas.gov.au/community-alerts/
People with medical conditions are advised to have a personal plan for avoiding smoke from the burn.
Advice is available from the Department of Health or the Asthma Foundation of Tasmania.