Tathra area bush fire update
Published Date: 21 Mar 2018
NSW Rural Fire Service Building Impact Assessment teams have completed their assessment of the area affected by the weekend bush fire near Tathra.
The following losses are confirmed:
Reedy Swamp fire (Bega Valley)
- 65 houses destroyed
- 48 damaged
- 810 saved or untouched
- 35 caravans and cabins destroyed
The number of houses destroyed has reduced from 69 due to closer inspection of properties, particularly housing units and areas with limited access.