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List of current Fires and Incidents

The NSW Rural Fire Service responds to a range of incidents across the State. This table provides an indication of current fires and incidents being attended by NSW Rural Fire Service volunteers. The information provided below, in the list of current fires and incidents, also includes Hazard Reductions. Information on planned Hazard Reductions is available on our Hazard Reduction Burns page.

Disclaimer: This information is extracted from the NSW Rural Fire Service Incident Database. It is not 'real time' information, but is provided as a general indication of current activity.

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Incident Name Alert Level Location Council Area Status Type Last Updated
Mahers Rd, Bellingen Advice Mahers Rd, Bellingen, NSW 2454 Bellingen under control Forest fire 10/07 : 05:21PMIncident Name: Mahers Rd, Bellingen
Alert Level: Advice
Location: Mahers Rd, Bellingen, NSW 2454
Council Area: Bellingen
Status: under control
Type: Forest fire
Size (Ha): 2
Agency: Rural Fire Service
Last updated: 01/09 : 10/07 : 05:21PM
Greenwood Gr, Blacktown Advice Greenwood Gr, Blacktown, NSW 2148 Blacktown out of control Forest fire 10/07 : 06:39PMIncident Name: Greenwood Gr, Blacktown
Alert Level: Advice
Location: Greenwood Gr, Blacktown, NSW 2148
Council Area: Blacktown
Status: out of control
Type: Forest fire
Size (Ha): 0
Agency: Fire and Rescue NSW
Last updated: 01/09 : 10/07 : 06:39PM
Ashdell Rd, Coolangubra SF Advice 11km east of Bombala Bombala under control Hazard Reduction 10/07 : 12:30PMIncident Name: Ashdell Rd, Coolangubra SF
Alert Level: Advice
Location: 11km east of Bombala
Council Area: Bombala
Status: under control
Type: Hazard Reduction
Size (Ha): 20
Agency: Forests NSW
Last updated: 01/09 : 10/07 : 12:30PM
Georges Rd, Ellalong Advice Georges Rd, Ellalong, NSW 2325 Cessnock being controlled Forest fire 10/07 : 04:00PMIncident Name: Georges Rd, Ellalong
Alert Level: Advice
Location: Georges Rd, Ellalong, NSW 2325
Council Area: Cessnock
Status: being controlled
Type: Forest fire
Size (Ha): 1
Agency: NSW National Parks and Wildlife Service
Last updated: 01/09 : 10/07 : 04:00PM
Boundary Creek Rd, Nymboida Advice 580 Boundary Creek Rd, Nymboida, NSW 2460 ClarenceValley under control Grass fire 10/07 : 05:04PMIncident Name: Boundary Creek Rd, Nymboida
Alert Level: Advice
Location: 580 Boundary Creek Rd, Nymboida, NSW 2460
Council Area: ClarenceValley
Status: under control
Type: Grass fire
Size (Ha): 0
Agency: Rural Fire Service
Last updated: 01/09 : 10/07 : 05:04PM
Henry Valley Rd SFAZ - Hazard Reduction Advice Henry Valley Road - Guy Fawkes National Park. Approx 300 ha will be on NPWS estate and 110 ha will be private property. ClarenceValley under control Hazard Reduction 10/07 : 04:20PMIncident Name: Henry Valley Rd SFAZ - Hazard Reduction
Alert Level: Advice
Location: Henry Valley Road - Guy Fawkes National Park. Approx 300 ha will be on NPWS estate and 110 ha will be private property.
Council Area: ClarenceValley
Status: under control
Type: Hazard Reduction
Size (Ha): 350
Agency: NSW National Parks and Wildlife Service
Last updated: 01/09 : 10/07 : 04:20PM
Middle Creek Rd Advice 239 Middle Creek Rd, Coutts Crossing ClarenceValley being controlled Forest fire 10/07 : 04:02PMIncident Name: Middle Creek Rd
Alert Level: Advice
Location: 239 Middle Creek Rd, Coutts Crossing
Council Area: ClarenceValley
Status: being controlled
Type: Forest fire
Size (Ha): 0
Agency: Rural Fire Service
Last updated: 01/09 : 10/07 : 04:02PM
Coramba Rd, Coramba Advice 1416 Coramba Rd, Coramba, NSW 2450 CoffsHarbour under control Scrub fire 10/07 : 05:32PMIncident Name: Coramba Rd, Coramba
Alert Level: Advice
Location: 1416 Coramba Rd, Coramba, NSW 2450
Council Area: CoffsHarbour
Status: under control
Type: Scrub fire
Size (Ha): 1
Agency: Rural Fire Service
Last updated: 01/09 : 10/07 : 05:32PM
NPWS HR Corfes Road Advice Corfes Road in Bindarri National Park CoffsHarbour under control Hazard Reduction 10/07 : 02:48PMIncident Name: NPWS HR Corfes Road
Alert Level: Advice
Location: Corfes Road in Bindarri National Park
Council Area: CoffsHarbour
Status: under control
Type: Hazard Reduction
Size (Ha): 400
Agency: NSW National Parks and Wildlife Service
Last updated: 01/09 : 10/07 : 02:48PM
NPWS HR Eve Creek LMZ Advice Dorrigo National Park just north west of Mt Moonbil and south of Eve Creek Roiad CoffsHarbour under control Hazard Reduction 10/07 : 11:00AMIncident Name: NPWS HR Eve Creek LMZ
Alert Level: Advice
Location: Dorrigo National Park just north west of Mt Moonbil and south of Eve Creek Roiad
Council Area: CoffsHarbour
Status: under control
Type: Hazard Reduction
Size (Ha): 600
Agency: NSW National Parks and Wildlife Service
Last updated: 01/09 : 10/07 : 11:00AM
NPWS HR - Marie Greens SFAZ HR Advice Glen Road, The Glen Nature Reserve Gloucester under control Hazard Reduction 10/07 : 03:00PMIncident Name: NPWS HR - Marie Greens SFAZ HR
Alert Level: Advice
Location: Glen Road, The Glen Nature Reserve
Council Area: Gloucester
Status: under control
Type: Hazard Reduction
Size (Ha): 93
Agency: NSW National Parks and Wildlife Service
Last updated: 01/09 : 10/07 : 03:00PM
Northern Block SFAZ Advice Towibakh Nature Reserve, 4 km west of Manning Point GreaterTaree under control Hazard Reduction 10/07 : 02:55PMIncident Name: Northern Block SFAZ
Alert Level: Advice
Location: Towibakh Nature Reserve, 4 km west of Manning Point
Council Area: GreaterTaree
Status: under control
Type: Hazard Reduction
Size (Ha): 20
Agency: NSW National Parks and Wildlife Service
Last updated: 01/09 : 10/07 : 02:55PM
Washpool Creek Rd, Booral Advice Washpool Creek Rd, Booral, NSW 2425 GreatLakes out of control Forest fire 10/07 : 05:50PMIncident Name: Washpool Creek Rd, Booral
Alert Level: Advice
Location: Washpool Creek Rd, Booral, NSW 2425
Council Area: GreatLakes
Status: out of control
Type: Forest fire
Size (Ha): 0
Agency: Rural Fire Service
Last updated: 01/09 : 10/07 : 05:50PM
Old Schoolhouse Rd, Crawford River Advice Old Schoolhouse Rd, Crawford River, NSW 2423 GreatLakes under control Grass fire 10/07 : 05:45PMIncident Name: Old Schoolhouse Rd, Crawford River
Alert Level: Advice
Location: Old Schoolhouse Rd, Crawford River, NSW 2423
Council Area: GreatLakes
Status: under control
Type: Grass fire
Size (Ha): 0
Agency: Rural Fire Service
Last updated: 01/09 : 10/07 : 05:45PM
Yarric Rd, Whoota Advice Yarric Rd, Whoota, NSW 2428 GreatLakes being controlled Forest fire 10/07 : 05:40PMIncident Name: Yarric Rd, Whoota
Alert Level: Advice
Location: Yarric Rd, Whoota, NSW 2428
Council Area: GreatLakes
Status: being controlled
Type: Forest fire
Size (Ha): 0
Agency: Rural Fire Service
Last updated: 01/09 : 10/07 : 05:40PM
Woodlands Rd Nabiac Advice Woodlands Road, Nabiac GreatLakes out of control Forest fire 10/07 : 02:59PMIncident Name: Woodlands Rd Nabiac
Alert Level: Advice
Location: Woodlands Road, Nabiac
Council Area: GreatLakes
Status: out of control
Type: Forest fire
Size (Ha): 1
Agency: Rural Fire Service
Last updated: 01/09 : 10/07 : 02:59PM
Toorumbee Rd, Moparrabah Advice Toorumbee Rd, Moparrabah, NSW 2440 Kempsey out of control Forest fire 10/07 : 02:30PMIncident Name: Toorumbee Rd, Moparrabah
Alert Level: Advice
Location: Toorumbee Rd, Moparrabah, NSW 2440
Council Area: Kempsey
Status: out of control
Type: Forest fire
Size (Ha): 350
Agency: Rural Fire Service
Last updated: 01/09 : 10/07 : 02:30PM
Tanban Rd, Collombatti Advice Tanban Rd, Collombatti, NSW 2440 Kempsey out of control Forest fire 10/07 : 02:25PMIncident Name: Tanban Rd, Collombatti
Alert Level: Advice
Location: Tanban Rd, Collombatti, NSW 2440
Council Area: Kempsey
Status: out of control
Type: Forest fire
Size (Ha): 14
Agency: Rural Fire Service
Last updated: 01/09 : 10/07 : 02:25PM
NPWS HR Border Loop Advice Border Loop, Border Ranges National Park, 30km north of Kyogle Kyogle under control Hazard Reduction 10/07 : 04:00PMIncident Name: NPWS HR Border Loop
Alert Level: Advice
Location: Border Loop, Border Ranges National Park, 30km north of Kyogle
Council Area: Kyogle
Status: under control
Type: Hazard Reduction
Size (Ha): 72
Agency: NSW National Parks and Wildlife Service
Last updated: 01/09 : 10/07 : 04:00PM
Peacock Creek Rd, Bonalbo Advice Peacock Creek Rd, Bonalbo, NSW 2469 Kyogle under control Grass fire 10/07 : 03:00PMIncident Name: Peacock Creek Rd, Bonalbo
Alert Level: Advice
Location: Peacock Creek Rd, Bonalbo, NSW 2469
Council Area: Kyogle
Status: under control
Type: Grass fire
Size (Ha): 0
Agency: Rural Fire Service
Last updated: 01/09 : 10/07 : 03:00PM
Lynches Creek Rd, Lynchs Creek Advice 1154 Lynches Creek Rd, Lynchs Creek, NSW 2474 Kyogle out of control Grass fire 10/07 : 12:48PMIncident Name: Lynches Creek Rd, Lynchs Creek
Alert Level: Advice
Location: 1154 Lynches Creek Rd, Lynchs Creek, NSW 2474
Council Area: Kyogle
Status: out of control
Type: Grass fire
Size (Ha): 10
Agency: Rural Fire Service
Last updated: 01/09 : 10/07 : 12:48PM
Apple Tree Knob Road Advice Thumb Creek State Forest, 24km West of Macksville Nambucca under control Forest fire 10/07 : 05:40PMIncident Name: Apple Tree Knob Road
Alert Level: Advice
Location: Thumb Creek State Forest, 24km West of Macksville
Council Area: Nambucca
Status: under control
Type: Forest fire
Size (Ha): 539
Agency: Forests NSW
Last updated: 01/09 : 10/07 : 05:40PM
Warrell Waters Rd, Gumma Advice 25 Warrell Waters Rd, Gumma, NSW 2447 Nambucca out of control Forest fire 10/07 : 03:25PMIncident Name: Warrell Waters Rd, Gumma
Alert Level: Advice
Location: 25 Warrell Waters Rd, Gumma, NSW 2447
Council Area: Nambucca
Status: out of control
Type: Forest fire
Size (Ha): 0
Agency: Rural Fire Service
Last updated: 01/09 : 10/07 : 03:25PM
Taylors Arm Rd, Thumb Creek Advice 4636 Taylors Arm Rd, Thumb Creek, NSW 2447 Nambucca under control Grass fire 10/07 : 08:56AMIncident Name: Taylors Arm Rd, Thumb Creek
Alert Level: Advice
Location: 4636 Taylors Arm Rd, Thumb Creek, NSW 2447
Council Area: Nambucca
Status: under control
Type: Grass fire
Size (Ha): 0
Agency: Rural Fire Service
Last updated: 01/09 : 10/07 : 08:56AM
NPWS HR CCA Butchers Ck LMZ Advice Yarriabinni NP Nambucca under control Hazard Reduction 06/07 : 05:00PMIncident Name: NPWS HR CCA Butchers Ck LMZ
Alert Level: Advice
Location: Yarriabinni NP
Council Area: Nambucca
Status: under control
Type: Hazard Reduction
Size (Ha): 142
Agency: NSW National Parks and Wildlife Service
Last updated: 01/09 : 06/07 : 05:00PM
Mcgilvray Rd, Bonny Hills Advice Mcgilvray Rd, Bonny Hills, NSW 2445 PortMacquarie-Hastings being controlled Forest fire 10/07 : 06:21PMIncident Name: Mcgilvray Rd, Bonny Hills
Alert Level: Advice
Location: Mcgilvray Rd, Bonny Hills, NSW 2445
Council Area: PortMacquarie-Hastings
Status: being controlled
Type: Forest fire
Size (Ha): 25
Agency: Rural Fire Service
Last updated: 01/09 : 10/07 : 06:21PM
Hwy, Ellenborough Advice 5690 0xley Hwy, Ellenborough, NSW PortMacquarie-Hastings under control Forest fire 10/07 : 05:25PMIncident Name: Hwy, Ellenborough
Alert Level: Advice
Location: 5690 0xley Hwy, Ellenborough, NSW
Council Area: PortMacquarie-Hastings
Status: under control
Type: Forest fire
Size (Ha): 0
Agency: Rural Fire Service
Last updated: 01/09 : 10/07 : 05:25PM
NPWSHR Ducks Ridge SFAZ Advice Bago Bluff NP PortMacquarie-Hastings under control Hazard Reduction 10/07 : 05:00PMIncident Name: NPWSHR Ducks Ridge SFAZ
Alert Level: Advice
Location: Bago Bluff NP
Council Area: PortMacquarie-Hastings
Status: under control
Type: Hazard Reduction
Size (Ha): 741
Agency: NSW National Parks and Wildlife Service
Last updated: 01/09 : 10/07 : 05:00PM
NPWSHR-Quarry SFAZ Advice Bago Bluff National park PortMacquarie-Hastings under control Hazard Reduction 09/07 : 10:00AMIncident Name: NPWSHR-Quarry SFAZ
Alert Level: Advice
Location: Bago Bluff National park
Council Area: PortMacquarie-Hastings
Status: under control
Type: Hazard Reduction
Size (Ha): 246
Agency: NSW National Parks and Wildlife Service
Last updated: 01/09 : 09/07 : 10:00AM
Myall Creek Rd, Bora Ridge Advice Myall Creek Rd, Bora Ridge, NSW 2471 RichmondValley out of control Forest fire 10/07 : 02:00PMIncident Name: Myall Creek Rd, Bora Ridge
Alert Level: Advice
Location: Myall Creek Rd, Bora Ridge, NSW 2471
Council Area: RichmondValley
Status: out of control
Type: Forest fire
Size (Ha): 0
Agency: Rural Fire Service
Last updated: 01/09 : 10/07 : 02:00PM
Clarence River, Tenterfield Advice Clarence River, Tenterfield, NSW Tenterfield being controlled Forest fire 10/07 : 12:00PMIncident Name: Clarence River, Tenterfield
Alert Level: Advice
Location: Clarence River, Tenterfield, NSW
Council Area: Tenterfield
Status: being controlled
Type: Forest fire
Size (Ha): 80
Agency: Rural Fire Service
Last updated: 01/09 : 10/07 : 12:00PM
Kyogle Rd, Kunghur Advice Kyogle Rd, Kunghur, NSW 2484 Tweed being controlled Grass fire 10/07 : 05:45PMIncident Name: Kyogle Rd, Kunghur
Alert Level: Advice
Location: Kyogle Rd, Kunghur, NSW 2484
Council Area: Tweed
Status: being controlled
Type: Grass fire
Size (Ha): 0
Agency: Rural Fire Service
Last updated: 01/09 : 10/07 : 05:45PM
Banksia South, Dandry Advice Newell Hwy, Dandry, NSW 2357 Warrumbungle under control Forest fire 10/07 : 11:30AMIncident Name: Banksia South, Dandry
Alert Level: Advice
Location: Newell Hwy, Dandry, NSW 2357
Council Area: Warrumbungle
Status: under control
Type: Forest fire
Size (Ha): 250
Agency: NSW National Parks and Wildlife Service
Last updated: 01/09 : 10/07 : 11:30AM
Pacific Hwy, Urunga Not Applicable Pacific Hwy, Urunga, NSW 2455 Bellingen out of control Motor Vehicle Accident 10/07 : 04:16PMIncident Name: Pacific Hwy, Urunga
Alert Level: Not Applicable
Location: Pacific Hwy, Urunga, NSW 2455
Council Area: Bellingen
Status: out of control
Type: Motor Vehicle Accident
Size (Ha): 0
Agency: Rural Fire Service
Last updated: 01/09 : 10/07 : 04:16PM
Hungry Head Rd, Urunga Not Applicable 339 Hungry Head Rd, Urunga, NSW 2455 Bellingen under control Hazard Reduction No Incident 10/07 : 03:20PMIncident Name: Hungry Head Rd, Urunga
Alert Level: Not Applicable
Location: 339 Hungry Head Rd, Urunga, NSW 2455
Council Area: Bellingen
Status: under control
Type: Hazard Reduction No Incident
Size (Ha): 8
Agency: Rural Fire Service
Last updated: 01/09 : 10/07 : 03:20PM
The Bucketts Way, Twelve Mile Creek Not Applicable The Bucketts Way, Twelve Mile Creek, NSW 2324 PortStephens being controlled Tree Alight 10/07 : 04:53PMIncident Name: The Bucketts Way, Twelve Mile Creek
Alert Level: Not Applicable
Location: The Bucketts Way, Twelve Mile Creek, NSW 2324
Council Area: PortStephens
Status: being controlled
Type: Tree Alight
Size (Ha): 0
Agency: Rural Fire Service
Last updated: 01/09 : 10/07 : 04:53PM
MVA- Browns Lane X Moore Creek Road, Tamworth Not Applicable Browns Lane, North Tamworth, NSW 2340 Tamworth being controlled Motor Vehicle Accident 10/07 : 05:34PMIncident Name: MVA- Browns Lane X Moore Creek Road, Tamworth
Alert Level: Not Applicable
Location: Browns Lane, North Tamworth, NSW 2340
Council Area: Tamworth
Status: being controlled
Type: Motor Vehicle Accident
Size (Ha): 0
Agency: Rural Fire Service
Last updated: 01/09 : 10/07 : 05:34PM
Land Search Watsons Creek Not Applicable Millers Road Watsons Creek Tamworth under control Assist NSW Police 10/07 : 05:15PMIncident Name: Land Search Watsons Creek
Alert Level: Not Applicable
Location: Millers Road Watsons Creek
Council Area: Tamworth
Status: under control
Type: Assist NSW Police
Size (Ha): 0
Agency: NSW Police
Last updated: 01/09 : 10/07 : 05:15PM
bendemeer Golf Club- Airlie Rd, Bendemeer Not Applicable Airlie Rd, Bendemeer, NSW 2355 Tamworth under control Structure fire 10/07 : 12:00PMIncident Name: bendemeer Golf Club- Airlie Rd, Bendemeer
Alert Level: Not Applicable
Location: Airlie Rd, Bendemeer, NSW 2355
Council Area: Tamworth
Status: under control
Type: Structure fire
Size (Ha): 0
Agency: Rural Fire Service
Last updated: 01/09 : 10/07 : 12:00PM


Key to Terms Used

Incident Name
Each incident is given a name by the incident controller to assist in the management of multiple incidents. The name does not always reflect the exact location of an incident but rather serves as a point of reference for Incident Management Teams.
 
Type
Grass Grass fire
Bush Bush fire
Scrub Scrub fire
Hazard Reduction Planned controlled burns to reduce bush fire hazards
Structure A fire involving a residential, commercial or industrial building
Hazmat The NSW RFS provides operational support to the Fire & Rescue NSW for hazardous materials incidents
MVA/Transport Motor vehicle accident
Aircraft Incident involving aircraft
Train Incident involving railway rolling stock
 
Status
Out of Control Indicates any fire that is spreading on one or more flanks. Effective control strategies are not in place for the entire perimeter
Being Controlled Effective strategies are in operation or planned for the entire perimeter
Under Control The fire is at a stage where fire fighting resources are only required for patrol purposes and major re-ignition is unlikely

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RSS Feed http://www.rfs.nsw.gov.au/feeds/majorIncidents.xml

While care is taken to ensure accuracy, the NSW Rural Fire Service cannot guarantee that information contained in RSS feeds is correct and recommends that users exercise their own skill and care with respect to its use.

Although every care is taken to ensure that all information in the NSW Rural Fire Service web site is accurate and up to date, NSW Rural Fire Service cannot accept any responsibility for mistakes or omissions.  Incident spatial location (burnt area and fire origin) update times may differ from the update time of incident details.  The location of mapped incidents may be placed in the centre of the Local Government Area (LGA) until accurate spatial information is available. These incidents are titled Incident Name (Unmapped Incident).  The geographic coordinate system for the feed is World Geodetic System 1984 (WGS84).  Incident information is updated every 30 minutes.

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