SA Country Fire Service

Incident Update

Message ID: 0005748
Time Message Issued: 17:40
Date Message Issued: 18/12/2021

Origin / Name: WOODLEIGH

Haystack Fire near Woodleigh


There is a Haystack at Woodleigh near Loxton in The Riverland, South Australia.

CFS crews are actively working to extinguish the fire.

Around 40 CFS and MFS firefighters are currently working on the fireground, along with plant machinery.

This fire is causing a lot of smoke to be visible in the area, and members of the community are urged to take care, particularly when driving.

The cause of the fire is yet to be determined.

Emergency services may be working on and around roads in the area, and motorists are advised to stay away. If you need to travel on roads in the area, please take care and drive to the local conditions.

For updates visit the CFS website ( or phone the Information Hotline on 1800 362 361.

This message will be updated as the situation changes or before: Dec 19 2021 08:00


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