The New South Wales Rural Fire service are reporting that the Tumut fire has been contained.
The fire (which started on 10 December) is mainly in pine plantations and has a 98 kilometre fire edge.
The fire perimeter had not moved in the past 48 hours and there had been no damage to buildings or loss of livestock reported. A small area of private property was burnt.
There is a lot work do to before it will be completely safe. The local crews are supported by out of area task force and will continue patrolling and mopping up the fire.