Update EIGHT - ADVICE - Forest fire in Namadgi National Park - Mount Ginini

The ACT Rural Fire Service is working to extinguish a forest fire burning in the western region of Namadgi National Park.

The Bushfire Alert and Warning Level for this fire has been set at ADVICE.

The ACT Rural Fire Service has 10 Rural Fire Service fire tankers and crews with assistance from the ACT State Emergency Service and one waterbombing helicopter on scene.

The fire is located near Mount Ginini.

The fire is approximately 26 hectares in size and is being contained.

At the current fire danger level of high fires can be controlled.

There is little to no risk to life and property from this fire.