Blaze raging on Kimberley station

STAFF REPORTERThe West Australian
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A fire is burning out of control on a historic Kimberley pastoral property.

About 4000ha has been burned on Gogo Station.

Pastoralists have been actively fighting the fire and will monitorthe situationovernight, according to the Department of Fire and Emergency Services.

Gogo is situated just 11km south of Fitzroy Crossing. A bushfire advice has been issued for the town of 2000 people.

The blaze is burning south of the Fitzroy River and east of the Great Northern Highway.

DFES is working closely with neighbouring landowners who have been notified of the fire.

"It is out of control and unpredictable," DFES says.

The bushfire started on Sunday afternoon and the cause remains unknown.

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