Smoke alert for two Rocks, Yanchep and Gingin surrounds

The Parks and Wildlife Service says the smoke is due to a prescribed burn. File picture: Yanchep News Online

A SMOKE alert has been issued for Two Rocks, Yanchep and Gingin surrounds.

The smoke is due to a prescribed burn in the Yanchep pine plantation and is expected to clear overnight.

The alert was issued by the Parks and Wildlife Service at the Department of Biodiversity, Conservation and Attractions at 1.07pm.


  • If the smoke is particularly thick, it is recommended people shut doors and windows and turn off air-conditioners.
  • Smoke may reduce visibility on some roads and motorists should take care, turn on headlights and travel at appropriate speeds when travelling in these areas.
  • People with asthma and pre-existing respiratory or cardiovascular illnesses should follow their pre-prepared treatment plan.
  • People with conditions exacerbated by smoke should take precautions in line with their medical advice for these circumstances.

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