Helensburgh hazard reduction burn planned for Saturday

Picture: Helensburgh Rural Fire Brigade

Picture: Helensburgh Rural Fire Brigade

A hazard reduction burn dubbed “small but important” will take place at Helensburgh throughout Saturday. 

About 40 RFS, Fire and Rescue NSW and WaterNSW members will watch over the burn, which will cover an area between the Princes Highway and M1 Princes Motorway, opposite Binners fruit and vegetable shop.

Ignition is from 10am.

Residents are advised to keep doors and windows closed; passing motorists are asked to take care driving through smoke, and slow down in the affected area.