A total fire ban has been declared for the Mallee Region.
Today's conditions are predicted to be very warm, with temperatures predicted to reach the high 30's.
A total fire ban means no fire can be lit in the open air or be allowed to remain lit from 12.01 am to 11.59 pm.
With the weather heating up, officials are urging locals to update fire plans; and ensure they cover all possible scenarios in the event of a fire.
Residents who are unsure of what they can and can't do during this period can visit the CFA website for more info, or click the link below!