Local firefighters provide relief in Coolah

This morning local firefighters on board Singleton 444’s tanker headed to Coolah as a part of strike team Papa to protect property.

They will be providing much needed relief to teams that patrolled overnight.

And, have shared some pictures on their facebook page.

The latest RFS update described the current situation in the region as “a large bush fire burning to the east of Dunedoo, north of the Golden Highway.” 

“The fire is moving north towards Leadville and Coolah. The fire has burned approximately 42,000 hectares and is not yet contained.”