A class action on behalf of persons suffering injury, damage or loss as a result of the St Patrick's Day fires that prompted evacuations across south-west Victoria.
The claim is against electricity supplier Powercor and alleges that a falling power pole caused an electrical discharge that ignited grass at The Sisters, Victoria.
Group members wishing to register to participate in any settlement of the proceeding must provide a registration form in accordance with the registration notice, available below, by 4pm on 22 March 2019.
This proceeding is listed for a case management conference before the Honourable Justice John Dixon at 9:30am on 10 May 2019.
The proceeding is fixed for trial at Warrnambool on 21 October 2019, together with Lenehan v Powercor S CI 2018 01290.
The Supreme Court daily list should be referred to from 4pm the day prior to confirm hearing times and courtroom venues.