Restaurant Fire - Jamisontown

Published: 20 Sep 2020 03:50pm

Just before 4pm Sunday, 20 September, a number of Fire and Rescue NSW crews responded to an automatic fire alarm at a restaurant on Batt Street, Jamisontown.

Upon arrival crews immediately upgraded the incident after witnessing large amounts of thick black smoke coming from the roof of the building.

More than 40 firefighters from across western Sydney battled the blaze which is believed to have started in a confined space in the roof of the restaurant.

The fire was extinguished just before 5pm however there was significant damage to the building.

NSW Police and NSW Ambulance were also in attendance, however no injuries were reported. Investigations into the cause of the fire are continuing.

Updated: 30 Jan 2023 09:15pm

listView more incidents

Related safety topics

Smoke alarms

It“s the law to have at least one working smoke alarm installed on every level of your home.

Details about this incident may change and should not be used as emergency information and/or advice.

For all life threatening emergencies, call Triple Zero (000)

For flood information, warnings or requests for non-life threatening assistance, call the SES on 132 500 or visit the NSW State Emergency Service website here. [external link].

For information directly relating to bushfires please call the Bush Fire Information Line on 1800 679 737 or visit the NSW Rural Fire Service Website here. [external link]

Stations nearby


2-6 Jeanette Street, Regentville NSW 2745

PENRITH Fire Station

290-294 High Street, Penrith NSW 2750

GLENBROOK Fire Station

21 Wascoe Street, Glenbrook NSW 2773