Source: NSW Rural Fire Service

EMERGENCY WARNING - Wrights Creek (Central Coast LGA)

Posted:06/12/2019 15:08

An emergency warning is in place for a bush fire burning west of Kulnara on the Central Coast. The fire is out of control.

Current Situation

A fire is burning west of Kulnara.
Fire activity has increased this afternoon due to hot and windy conditions.
The fire is spreading quickly towards Kulnara.
If you are in the path of the fire, you are at risk.
The Three Mile bush fire is also burning south of this area. Information on this fire is available here.
Advice

If you are in the area of Kulnara, you are at risk.
It is too late to leave.
Seek shelter as the fire approaches. Protect yourself from the heat of the fire.
If you are threatened by fire

Do not be in the path of the fire.
Protect yourself from the heat of the fire. Wear protective clothing and footwear. Cover all exposed skin.
If the fire impacts, seek shelter in a solid structure to protect yourself from the heat of the fire.
If your life is at risk, call Triple Zero (000).
Other Information

Stay up to date on bush fires in your area by checking the NSW RFS website, 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 Live Traffic NSW. Roads may be closed without warning.
Monitor weather conditions and weather warnings at Bureau of Meteorology.
INCLUDE FOR EVAC CENTRES / SCHOOL CLOSURES

For a list of evacuation centres visit Emergency NSW.
People are encouraged to register online at Register Find Reunite before attending evacuation centres.
For a list of school closures visit Department of Education.
Before visiting national parks, check for closures at NSW Parks and Wildlife Service.

RFS Current Bushfires