Bushfire threat to HMAS Cerberus abated
3 January 2015
Due to the threat of bushfire in the Cribb Point area of Victoria, all non-essential personnel were evacuated from HMAS Cerberus at 3:45pm Saturday, 3 January. The threat to the base has now abated and staff were permitted to return from 6.30pm.
Personnel from HMAS Cerberus are assisting the Country Fire Authority and Victorian Police in dealing with the fire and Navy will continue to monitor the situation.
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