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WARNING IN PLACE FOR BUSHFIRE BURNING WEST OF PORT MACQUARIE

UPDATE:

Crews on the fire ground at Mortons Creek have gained the upper hand, with the warning being downgraded to advice.

The fire has already burnt through around 200 hectares.

EARLIER:

A Watch & Act warning is in place for a bushfire burning northwest of Wauchope near Port Macquarie.

The fire at Mortons Creek is travelling in an easterly direction, and has crossed Bellangry Road.

Rural Fire Service crews are in position, to protect isolated properties.

 

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  1. avatar

    WHATSOEVER that fire is out of control