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Evacuated residents in the southern end of Pigeon Valley to return to their homes

Residents of the southern end of Pigeon Valley evacuated because of the Tasman fire will be able to return to their homes.

Civil Defence confirmed that the area will be open to residents tomorrow morning.

From 8am, they will be able to go home under the conditions they are prepared to evacuate at a moment’s notice as the residents of Wakefield were when they returned. 

This affects 74 households.

The attempt to extinguish the fire is now approaching day 10. Source: 1 NEWS