The ACT Rural Fire Service and ACT Fire & Rescue are assisting the NSW Rural Fire Service in extinguishing a grass fire, north of the ACT border.
A water-bombing helicopter is also assisting.
Residents in Canberra’s northern suburbs may see smoke in the area.
For more information about this fire, please go to www.rfs.nsw.gov.au
Update @ 5:05 PM:
The fire has now been extinguished.
Crews are in the process of mopping up and will continue to patrol the area looking for any hotspots.