A Bushfire Information Point will be established at the Cabarita Beach Sports Club, Cabarita Road, Bogangar, this evening (Tuesday, 8th December) between 6pm and 8pm.

Residents and visitors to area are welcome to attend and receive bushfire updates and information.

A fire continues to burn in bushland to the west of Cabarita Beach in the Bogangar and Tanglewood area.

The fire has continued to burn in a southerly direction in the vicinty of Sliprails Road, Clothiers Creek Road, Tanglewood Drive and Wally Bishop Road, under the influence of gusty northerly winds.

Clothiers Creek Road is closed due to fire activity and smoke is impacting the Pacific Highway south of Clothiers Creek Road and north of Round Mountain Road.

There are several rural properties which may come under threat during the afternoon as the fire continues to burn towards Round Mountain Road. Firefighters are identifying containment lines and undertaking property protection where necessary.