Source: NSW Rural Fire Service

Watch and Act - Kian Road fire (Nambucca LGA)

Posted:09/11/2019 13:19

A bush fire is burning to the south west of Bowraville. The fire is more than 14,000 hectares in size and is out of control.

Current Situation

The Kian Road fire is burning to the west of Macksville. The fire has spread in an easterly direction in the area south-west of Bowraville.

South Arm Road is closed to the west, from the Williams Hill Road intersection.

Advice

If you are in the area of Bowraville, Buckra Bendinni, South Arm and McHughs Creek Valleys, watch out for smoke and embers.

If the fire impacts on your property, seek shelter in a solid structure to protect yourself from the heat of the fire.

Other Information

If your life is at risk, call Triple Zero (000) immediately.
Continue to stay up to date with the bush fire situation by checking http://www.rfs.nsw.gov.au, listening to your local radio station or by calling the NSW RFS Bush Fire Information Line on 1800 679 737.
If you live in the area but are away from home, it may not be safe to return to your property.
For information on road closures, check http://livetraffic.rta.nsw.gov.au. Roads may be closed without warning.
The next update on this fire will be issued by 09/11/2019 15:40 or if the situation changes.

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