Crews continue to fight national park fire from the ground and air

The fire burning south of Evans Head in the national park. Photo: Rotorwing Helicopter Services

The fire south of Evans Head continues to burn in a southerly direction today, Monday, October 2.

Firefighters from the Rural Fire Service and National Parks and Wildlife Service are working with aircraft to contain the fire and prepare control lines.

The Black Rocks camping ground remains closed.

People are advised to stay away from Bundjalung National Park area.

Residents in the area should monitor the Hazards Near Me App or check the RFS Fires Near Me website for updates.

Aerial photos of the fire burning south of Evans Head
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