Grass fires in Greystanes and Eagle Vale

Published: 20th January 2009

This morning firefighters from Smithfield, Wentworthville, Seven Hills, Fairfield, Northmead, Huntingwood, with RFS crews and the Duty Commander battled for over three hours to contain and extinguish a bush and grass fire burning in a reserve in Greystanes Road, Greystanes. The fire involved an area of approximately two hectares with no property threatened. Fire crews from Campbelltown, Rosemeadow, Ingleburn, St Andrews, RFS crews and the Duty Commander extinguished a bush and grass fire that was burning in Aquamarine Drive, Eagle Vale this afternoon. The fire involved approximately four hectares and crews cut the fire off before it could threaten a nearby school.