Source: NSW Rural Fire Service

Watch and Act - Coombes Gap Complex fire (Port Macquarie-Hastings LGA)

Posted:09/11/2019 16:00

A bush fire is burning in the area of Long Flat, west of Wauchope. It is more than 8,500 hectares and is out of control.

Current Situation

The fire is burning to the south of the Oxley Highway. Conditions have eased.

The fire is spreading in a south easterly direction towards Ellenborough and Tilbaroo Crossing.


If you are in the areas of Tilbaroo Crossing, Ellenborough, Byabarra or Yarris, continue to monitor conditions. Check your bush fire survival plan and know what to do if conditions change.

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, listening to your local radio station or by calling the NSW RFS Bush Fire Information Line on 1800 679 737.
For information on road closures, check Roads may be closed without warning.
The next update on this fire will be issued by 09/11/2019 18:00 or if the situation changes.

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