Worrigee fire contained after night-long battle

Firefighters spent Friday night fighting a fire in the Millbank Road area. The clean up continues Saturday. Photo by ROBERT CRAWFORD.

Firefighters spent Friday night fighting a fire in the Millbank Road area. The clean up continues Saturday. Photo by ROBERT CRAWFORD.

The clean up is underway following a large fire on Friday night.

Firefighters attended a what started as a grass fire at 5.30pm near intersection of Greenwell Point Road and Millbank Roads.

Strong winds caused the fire to spread into wood piles and a stand of trees in the area. Firefighters worked to keep the fire contained all night and were still blacking out the area Saturday morning.  

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