On the afternoon of Monday 30th December 2019, a fire was reported near Sainsbury Loop, Injidup. Quick and effective action by local residents who were first on the scene was a major contributor to the containment of the outbreak. Support arrived from local fire brigades in the form of around 50 volunteers and more than 14 fire trucks. This was further supplemented by helicopter and fixed-wing water bombers.
The fire was contained and controlled on the same day. The cause of the fire is considered suspicious.