Fire burning near Nundle upgraded to Watch and Act level
The fire burning at Hanging Rock has been downgraded to an advice level but is still burning out of control.
The fire is burning in a north-westerly direction towards Burrows Creek and has now burnt 780 hectares.
The fire activity has increased throughout the night with the fire being fanned by strong south-easterly winds.
Residents should continue to monitor the conditions, if your plan is to leave, leave early before the fire threatens and take advice from firefighters.
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