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Lone Pine Fire – Update 3.15pm

Current Situation

  • The fire is burning near the Pacific Highway at Balickera, north of Raymond Terrace.
  • The fire is burning intensely and is spreading quickly, generating significant amounts of smoke.
  • The fire is burning towards The Bucketts Way.
  • There are rural properties in the area.
  • If you are in the area of The Bucketts Way, between the Pacific Highway and Limeburners Creek Road, if your plan is to leave do so now if the path is clear, heading north up The Bucketts Way on to Limeburners Creek Road and then west towards Clarence Town. If the path is not clear, seek shelter as the fire impacts and protect yourself from the heat of the fire.
  • The Pacific Highway has been closed in both directions near the Weigh Station, north off Raymond terrace and will likely be closed for some time.
  • Firefighters are on scene.
  • Aircraft, including the Very Large Air Tanker is being sent to assist firefighters.


  • Follow the advice of firefighters on the scene.
  • Follow your bush fire survival plan. If you do not have a plan, leaving early is your safest option.

More information www.rfs.nsw.gov.au


2 Comments on “Lone Pine Fire – Update 3.15pm”

  1. Grahame McNaughton November 5, 2016 at 4:41 pm #

    great service thanks

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