Safety Information

Saving time, saving lives

Emergency Markers are located at 1 kilometre intervals along the trail and at each station.

In an Emergency dial 000 and quote the Emergency Marker code where you are located.

Fire danger information

Be fire ready, stay safe

DIAL 000 for police, fire and ambulance.

Be aware of the Fire Danger Rating for the day you are on the trail, as you are in a high fire risk area.

If the day is declared a day of Code Red fire danger, we advise you not to use the Rail Trail.

For updated information on Fire Danger Ratings in Victoria or general safety advice contact 1800 226 226 or

Stay informed

Radio Stations for regional/local information and emergency broadcasts:


  • ABC 774 AM
  • 96.9 STAR FM


  • UGFM Radio Murrindindi 88.9
  • ABC 774 AM
  • 93.7 STAR FM


  • UGFM Radio Murrindindi 106.9
  • ABC 102.9 FM
  • 93.7 STAR FM


  • Radio Mansfield 99.7 FM
  • ABC 103.7 FM
  • 93.7 STAR FM