Bush Fire - Fern Bay

Published: 26 Jul 2021 10:24am

Just after 10:00pm Fire and Rescue NSW (FRNSW) crews responded to a bush fire that started off Braid Road at Fern Bay.

Firefighters from FRNSW and RFS (Rural Fire Service) worked together for over three hours to contain and extinguish the fire as it moved towards abandoned buildings known as Stockton hospital.

Updated: 30 Jan 2023 09:15pm

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Stations nearby

STOCKTON Fire Station

36 Hereford Street, Stockton NSW 2295


49 - 51 Young Street, Carrington NSW 2294

NEWCASTLE Fire Station

44 Union Street, Newcastle NSW 2300