Mulch Fire - West Belconnen

ACT Fire & Rescue (ACTF&R) and ACT Rural Fire Service (ACTRFS) are currently working to extinguish a large mulch fire at Canberra Sand and Gravel on Parkwood Road in West Belconnen.

Residents are advised to avoid the area and expect smoke across the north side of Canberra.

ACTF&R has one pumper, three CAFS units, one water tanker on scene. ACTRFS has one water tanker with more resources on the way.

Currently there is no threat to nearby homes.