The next few days are going to be very hot, and we all know how serious heatwaves can be.
Whatever you do, NEVER leave kids or pets unattended in cars.
If you know anyone who might struggle to cope with the heat - particularly if they're elderly and living alone - it never hurts to check that they're okay.
The Health dept keeps track of dangerous heat levels across Victoria, and you can subscribe to those here:
What are your tips for staying cool in summer?
Reviewed 10 February 2021