Major Fire Updates

Advice – Sir Bertram Stevens Dr, Royal National Park 2018-01-23 09:31

Posted: 2018-01-23 09:31

A fire is burning in the Royal National Park, along Sir Bertram Stevens Drive. The fire has burnt over 2050 hectares and is being controlled.


Firefighters are gaining the upper hand over a fire burning in the Royal National Park along Sir Bertram Stevens Drive.

Firefighters supported by aircraft have established containment lines and remain on scene to monitor and strengthen them today.

Light rain fell over parts of the fireground overnight, however the fire will continue to produce smoke that is drifting over south western Sydney, the Illawarra and South Coast.


The Royal National Park will remain closed today, Tuesday 23 January.

Access is permitted to Bundeena and Maianbar via Farnell Avenue or Bundeena Drive.

If you remain in the Royal National Park keep yourself informed and monitor conditions. Follow the directions of emergency services.

Other Information

If your life is at risk, call Triple Zero (000) immediately.

Continue to stay up to date with the bush fire situation by checking, listening to your local radio station or by calling the NSW RFS Bush Fire Information Line on 1800 679 737.

For information on road closures, check Roads may be closed without warning.