Tricky Scene At Woolnorth Wind Farm

Tasmania Fire Service called out to Woolnorth Wind farm

31st October, 2021

By Molly Appleton, The Advocate

Source; https://www.theadvocate.com.au/story/7491486/crews-work-to-extinguish-wind-turbine-fire/

Woolnorth Wind Farm. Picture: File
Woolnorth Wind Farm. Picture: File

Firefighters were called out to extinguish a wind turbine fire at 1.50pm on Sunday.

A Tasmania Fire Service spokesperson said a 60 metre wind turbine had caught fire at Woolnorth Wind Farm.

“A crew is still on the scene from Marrawah,” the spokesperson said at 3.45pm.

They described the scene as “tricky”.

Two units from Marrawah and one from Smithton attended the fire incident.

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