Bushfire Information and Property Register
Posted: Mon, 6th Jan 2020
Bushfire support, evacuation information and properties available can be found here.
Keep an eye out for Bushfires in your area by downloading the “Fires Near Me” app onto your smart phone, tune in to your local ABC radio, and monitor the RFS website here.
Preparing your property and Horses for Bushfires
- Prepare your horse for bush fires - information brochure from the RFSNSW here.
- Biosecurity Tasmania also have an excellent resource for Bushfire Planning with animals that can be found here.
The Aftermath of a bushfire
Water is the most important factor after a fire. Find the factsheet from the Local Land Services here on managing livestock after a fire here.
Air Quality and your horse
Download the “AirVisual” app to monitor air quality conditions in your area.
NSW Government is offering assistance with animal welfare issues in the current bushfires, find information here.
BlazeAid helps tpo rebuild fences (and lives) after bushfires, find information here.
Official evacuation centres in NSW can be found here.
Official Animal Safe Places can be found here.
The below properties are not official evacuation centres. These property owners have let the PCANSW office know that their property is available for large animal emergency agistment. To be added to the register, please email firstname.lastname@example.org
Kenthurst - Melanie Zabec
Melanie has 5 acres with a couple of yards and stables, and a spare room in the house. Please call for more information and suitability. Happy to accommodate any livestock (horses, sheep, cattle etc)
Phone 0405 460 009
Fernmount (Near Coffs Harbour) - Becc Wickham
4 paddocks available, with shelter and water. No stallion facilities.
Email email@example.com or phone 0457703070
Dapto - Lili McMurtrie
10 Acres - water, room to leave float if needed. Able to provide feed and care if neccessary. No cost. No stallions.
Call 0432 037 338 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Goulburn - Kate Easlea
Evacuees can set up their own portable yards off floats etc or I have paddocks available.
I can feed and look after the horses if need be. Small costs may apply for prolonged stays.
Email email@example.com or phone 0402348836
Kiama - Kiama Pony Club
Michelle Marsh - phone 0412 017 575
Various yards available, showers and toilets, and a bunkhouse if needed.
Milton - Mark James
Please call 0403 577 419. Please call for availability. No facilities for stallions
Tocumwal - Don Young
Email firstname.lastname@example.org or phone 0427 575 957
No facilities for stallions. Can assist with transport if required, please call.
Woonona -Woonona Pony Club
For people needing to evacuate horses, small livestock and pets Woonona Pony Club grounds has approximately 20 horse pens which can be used or people can bring their own yards. We have access to water & toilets. You will need to bring animal food supplies or you can purchase supplies from the nearby Woonona Petfood & produce store. Please contact Greg on 0411 016 716 for more details and to check availability.
This information should be considered general in nature, Pony Club NSW takes no responsibility for any errors or omissions.