Shed, cars and boat destroyed by fire in Molendinar

UPDATE @ 9.00AM | A shed and everything inside it has been destroyed in a large blaze at Molendinar.

The fire broke out on a property on Kingway Drive just after 6am with firefighters arriving to find it well engulfed.

The blaze was brought under control after about half an hour.


Two cars and a boat that were inside the shed were also destroyed.

It’s not clear at this stage how the blaze started but a crime scene has been establish while investigators determine the cause.

No one was injured.

Police are urging anyone who witnessed the blaze to contact them.


PHOTO : Dean J Shelton


EARLIER @ 7.00AM | Fire crews are battling a blaze that has broken out in a large shed in Molendinar this morning

The fire started in the shed on Kingsway Drive just after 6am sending plumes of thick black smoke over surrounding areas.

The shed is understood to contain a number of vehicles and an excavator.

Three fire crews are currently on scene trying to contain the blaze.

There are no reports of any injuries at this stage.

Paramedics are on standby at the scene.