Roadside grass fire at Yorklea extinguished

A ROADSIDE grass fire at Yorklea was quickly brought under control yesterday.

The fire in Ellangowan Road burnt our about a hectare on Tuesday night before being brought under control by the Yorkla Rural Bush Fire Brigade.

Rural Fire Service Northern Rivers operations officer Daniel Ainsworth said conditions in the area were quite dry and more controlled burn-offs were required before the peak bushfire season.



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