Source: NSW Rural Fire Service

EMERGENCY WARNING - Gulf Rd (Tenterfield LGA)

Posted:08/11/2019 09:42

A bush fire is burning in the Gulf Road, Torrington area. The fire has burnt more than 13,385 hectares and is out of control.

Current Situation

The fire is burning to the west of Silent Grove Road.

Crews are working to minimise the spread of the fire, ahead of worsening conditions predicted for later today.

Advice

If you are in the areas of Torrington, Silent Grove, Wolfram Hill, Tungsten, Maids Valley and Mole River, seek shelter as the fire approaches. Protect yourself from the heat of the fire.

Check and follow your Bush Fire Survival Plan and prepare for a bush fire in your area. If your plan is to leave, or you are not prepared, leave early.

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.
For information on road closures, check http://livetraffic.rta.nsw.gov.au. Roads may be closed without warning.



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