Batemans Bay Evacuation Centre opens
UPDATE 7:00pm An emergency warning is in place for the Currowan Fire, burning north of Batemans Bay. The fire has burnt more than 11,500 hectares and is not under control.
Batemans Bay Evacuation Centre is currently being prepared at Hanging Rock Sports Centre
PLEASE: REFER TO FIRES NEAR ME and LIVE TRAFFIC for your PRIMARY emergency information.
⚠️ Roads may be closed at short notice, check the LiveTraffic website for road conditions: https://bit.ly/2OZwxWD
☎️ If your life is at risk, call Triple Zero (000) immediately
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