There are now urban and rural grassfire templates. The grassfire - urban templates should be used when a grassfires that occur near built-up areas.
The urban grassfire templates:
- Reflect that grassfires are unlikely to move past the first two streets.
- Instruct the community to move two streets back and shelter inside their homes.
- Contain messages to discourage people from leaving by road.
In all other situations the rural grassfire templates should be used.