NSW Rural Fire Service complete preliminary investigation into Tathra fire cause

The aftermath of the bushfire that raged through Tathra. Photo: Alasdair McDonald
The aftermath of the bushfire that raged through Tathra. Photo: Alasdair McDonald

NSW Rural Fire Service fire investigators have completed their preliminary investigation into the cause of the bushfire near Tathra on Sunday.

The investigation has found electrical infrastructure on Reedy Swamp Road as the likely cause of the fire.

This information has been provided to NSW Police which will provide a report to the Coroner, who will formally determine the cause of the fire.