Fire burning at Diamond Head Road, Diamond Head

The fire is burning south of Dunbogan at Diamond Head. Photo: NSW Rural Fire Service.
The fire is burning south of Dunbogan at Diamond Head. Photo: NSW Rural Fire Service.

Firefighters are working to bring a fire burning at Diamond Head Road, Diamond Head under control.  

At 4.50pm on Sunday, September 16 NSW National Parks and Wildlife Service, Fire and Rescue NSW and NSW Rural Fire Service firefighters were at the location. 

The fire is burning south of Dunbogan at Diamond Head. Photo: NSW Rural Fire Service.

The fire is burning south of Dunbogan at Diamond Head. Photo: NSW Rural Fire Service.

A spokesperson from NSW Rural Fire Service said crews would work through the night in an attempt to contain the 150 hectare fire.

“Residents can expect to see increased fire activity as crews back burn to contain the fire.

“Currently there are no properties under direct threat.”

Meanwhile residents may also be able to see smoke burning at other locations. 

A hazard reduction burn took place about eight kilometres south of Wauchope at Burrawan MFR Trial. 

It was carried out by Forest Corporation of NSW and is under control. 

A 30 hectare bush fire is also under control at Nine Tree Road, Wauchope.

People can stay up to date via the Rural Fire Service website or Fires Near Me app.

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