Mount Bolton - Laverys Rd assistance

This page includes information about the support available to people impacted by the Mount Bolton - Laverys Rd fire. 

Recovery assistance

For recovery information and assistance please contact City of Ballarat on P: 03 5320 5500 (Monday to Friday 8:15am-5:00pm). 

Safely returning home after a fire

Houses, sheds and other buildings or structures burnt in bushfires and grass fires can leave potential health hazards. These may include fallen or sharp objects, smouldering coals, damaged electrical wires, leaking gas and weakened walls. 

Hazardous materials that may be present after a fire, especially from burnt treated timbers and garden or farming chemicals.

Check with your local emergency services that it is safe to return to your property. Further information available in our fact sheet:

How you can help

The City of Ballarat has set up a Mt Bolton recovery fund with the National Australia Bank. Go to the CIty of Ballarat website for details about making a donation. 


Map: Mount Bolton - Laverys Road assistance

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-37.5368, 143.819
Recovery centre Learmonth Bowling Club, 2 McKay Street, Learmonth Providing information about support available for people recovering from Mt Bolton fires. Open Monday to Friday 10am - 12pm -37.4234, 143.714