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Major Fire Updates

During times of major incident activity, such as during bush and grass fires where there is a threat to the community, updates are posted here.

Outside of these periods, check our Fires Near Me page for information on incidents in your area. For information on planned hazard reduction activities, check our Hazard Reductions page.

If you see a fire without a fire truck in attendance, please call Triple Zero (000).

Remember - every home should have a bush fire survival plan. Download yours today.

Advice - Green Wattle Creek (Wollondilly LGA) 08/12/2019 21:24

A bush fire is burning in the Lake Burragorang area. The fire is more than 90,800 hectares in size and is out of control.

Advice - Currowan Fire (Shoalhaven LGA) 08/12/2019 20:04

A fire is burning between Batemans Bay and Ulladulla. The fire is more than 78,000 hectares and is out of control.

Advice - Kaloe Mountain Trail (Clarence Valley LGA) 08/12/2019 20:02

A bush fire is burning in the 50km west of Grafton area. The fire is more than 117,000 hectares in size and is being controlled.

Advice - Carrai East (Kempsey LGA) 08/12/2019 20:01

A bush fire is burning in Carrai East, north west of Kempsey. The fire is more than 139,000 hectares in size and is being controlled.

Watch and Act - Paddock Run fire, Howes Valley area (Singleton LGA) 09/12/2019 04:42

A bush fire is burning west of Garland Valley and Howes Valley areas. The fire is more than 17,100 hectares in size and is out of control.

Watch and Act - Little L Complex, Yengo National Park (Singleton LGA) 09/12/2019 04:42

There are multiple bush fires burning in the Yengo National Park area. The fire is more than 63,600 hectares in size and is out of control.

Smoke Advisory - NSW bush fires 09/12/2019 06:07

Smoke from bush fires is affecting large areas of NSW.

Advice - Gospers Mountain (Lithgow and Hawkesbury LGA) 09/12/2019 06:05

A bush fire is burning in the Wollemi National Park area. The fire is more than 304,000 hectares in size and is being controlled.

Advice - Kerry Ridge fire (Muswellbrook LGA) 09/12/2019 06:05

A bush fire is burning in the Wollemi National Park. The fire is currently more than 56,000 hectares in size and is out of control.

Advice - Ruined Castle fire (Blue Mountains LGA) 08/12/2019 20:00

A bush fire is burning to the south of the Katoomba and Leura area. The fire has burnt close to 1,800 hectares is being controlled.

Advice - Carrai Creek (Armidale LGA) 08/12/2019 19:58

The Carrai Creek bush fire is burning across a large area including the Oxley Wild Rivers area and Yarrowitch. The fire is more than 230,000 hectares in size and is being controlled.

Advice - Myall Creek Road fire (Richmond Valley and Clarence Valley LGA) 08/12/2019 19:05

A bush fire is burning in the Mount Marsh, Ellangowan, New Italy, Woombah, Ashby Heights, Tullymorgan areas. The fire is more than 118,500 hectares in size and is being controlled.

Advice - Blue Gum Road (Tenterfield LGA) 08/12/2019 18:56

A bush fire is burning in the Tooloom area. The fire is more than 1,600 hectares in size and is out of control.

Advice - Bangala Creek fire (Tenterfield LGA) 08/12/2019 18:52

A bush fire is burning in the area of the Cataract National Park, Gillgarry State Forest and Yabbra National Park. The fire is more than 20,100 hectares in size and is out of control.

Advice - North Black Range, Palerang (Queanbeyan-Palerang LGA) 08/12/2019 19:17

A bush fire is burning through the Tallaganda National Park, and the Bombay and Braidwood areas. The fire is more than 33,000 hectares in size and is being controlled.

Advice - Washpool State Forest, Coombadjha (Clarence Valley LGA) 08/12/2019 19:31

A bush fire is burning in the Washpool and Billilimbra State Forests. The fire is more than 100,000 hectares in size and is being controlled.

Advice - Three Mile (Hawkesbury and Central Coast LGA) 08/12/2019 19:53

A bush fire is burning in the Yengo and Dharug National Parks and Mcpherson State Forest. The fire is more than 26,000 hectares in size and is being controlled.

Advice - Meads Creek West fire (Upper Hunter) 08/12/2019 19:50

A bush fire is burning in the Goulburn River National Park, south-west of Merriwa. The fire has burnt more than 10,300 hectares and is being controlled.

Advice - Crumps Complex (Cessnock LGA) 08/12/2019 19:49

The fire is burning in the Corrabare State Forest, east of Wollombi. The fire is more than 4,000 hectares and is being controlled.

Advice - Towarra Glenelg (Gwydir LGA) 08/12/2019 18:30

A bush fire is burning in inaccessible terrain to the west of Bundarra. The fire is currently over 1000 hectares in size and is out of control.