Bemboka bushfire: Blaze moves towards Brogo | Photos, Video

The out of control bushfire that started off Yankees Gap Rd spread to over 5500ha by Sunday and has moved towards Brogo.

On its website the NSE Rural Fire Service said the fire was moving in a north-easterly direction towards Brogo under strong south-westerly winds.

The service said if you are in Brogo and surrounding areas - including Desert Creek Rd, Hawks Head Rd and Dorrigo Rd – you should check and follow your bush fire survival plan.

If you do not have a plan, decide what you will do if the situation changes. Leaving early is your safest option.

However the fire remained at an Advice alert level. 

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On Sunday, firefighters again fought against strong winds. According to Weatherzone, around midday in Bega wind gusts reached 69km/h and wind speeds topped 48km/h.

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Temperatures were slightly lower than on previous days, hitting a high of about 12 degrees Celsius in the morning. 

The NSW RFS states if your life is at risk, call Triple Zero (000) immediately.

Continue to stay up to date with the bushfire situation by clicking here or by calling the NSW RFS Bush Fire Information Line on 1800 679 737.

For information on road closures, click here. Roads may be closed without warning.

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