Update - Fire damages fence, garage and power lines

Estimated damage to garage and contents $20,000 with approximately12 metres of brush fencing also damaged.

Cause of fire deemed to be from ashes from a slow combustion heater, which were placed onto a compost heap earlier this morning. During the course of the day, the ashes reignited, causing the damage to the fence and garage.

Fire crews will be departing the scene shortly.