The ACT Rural Fire Service and ACT Fire & Rescue has extingugished a grass fire burning at Oaks Estate on the ACT NSW border.
The Bushfire Alert and Warning Level for this fire was set at ADVICE.
The ACT Rural Fire Service and ACT Fire & Rescue has multiple units on scene.
The fire is was located near an electricity sub station on River Road.
The fire was small in in size and has been controlled.
At the current fire danger level of VERY HIGH fires can be controlled. This will change as conditions worsen this afternoon.
This on Twitter:
Oaks Estate grass fire out says RFS. Witnesses say they heard bangs “like shotguns” then spotted the fire burning on the hill #fires
— Lisa Cox (@_LisaMCox) January 8, 2013