31 Wellington St Fire Update
We draw the attention of all parties involved in this matter to the presence of mould at the site in question. Mould is extremely dangerous when toxic and should be handled with the utmost care and under the control or supervision of licensed toxic materials handlers or commercially registered hygienists.
The following units on floors 7 & 8 remain closed except to retrieve items: 59, 63, 67, & 69.
Structural clearance is pending on these units.
Unit 69 is closed to all access pending removal of asbestos.
Asbestos concerns have been cleared for all units except for unit 69, where the fire occurred.
The Town will provide a further update at 3pm on Friday 30 March.
If you require information about welfare assistance please contact the Department of Communities disaster hotline on 1800 032 965.