A bushfire EMERGENCY WARNING is in place for people bounded by Bobakine Road to the north, Smith Road to the east and Spencers Brooke Road to the south, Spencers Brooke Road and Clackline-Toodyay Road to the west in the northern parts of MOKINE in the SHIRE OF NORTHAM.

You are in danger and need to act immediately to survive. There is a threat to lives and homes.

The fire started near the intersection of GREAT EASTERN HWY and EADINE RD in MOKINE.

WHAT TO DO

If the way is clear, leave now for a safer place.

Do not wait and see, leaving at the last minute is deadly.

Close all doors and windows and turn off evaporative air conditioners, but keep water running through the system if possible.

If you cannot leave, you need to get ready to shelter in your home.

Go to a room in your home away from the fire front and make sure you can easily escape.

Choose a room with two exits and water such as a kitchen or laundry.

If you are not at home, it's too dangerous to return.

If you are in an area subject to COVID-19 restrictions, put your bushfire plan into action now and continue to follow precautions to minimise spread of the virus.

If you have been personally directed to self-isolate or quarantine due to COVID-19:

Leave now, find alternative suitable premises and wear a mask.

If you are unable to return to your quarantine location within one hour, telephone WA Police on 131 444 to advise them you have had to leave due to an emergency.

Regardless of your location, continue to follow COVID-19 precautions and maintain appropriate physical distancing.