ABOUT 40 volunteer and career firefighters are battling a fire in Jandabup believed to have been deliberately lit.
The blaze, also being fought by two helitacs, was reported at 12.42pm and is believed to have started with a vehicle on fire in Paini Way before spreading to bushland.
DFES has issued a bushfire advice and several roads have been closed, including the southern end of Quail Road.
— Wanneroo Police (@WannerooPolice) November 29, 2018
The City of Wanneroo is managing the fire which has burnt through 15ha.
A DFES spokeswoman said the blaze was moving in a north-easterly direction and was contained and under control.
UPDATE: Nine fire crews are at a bushfire near Wanneroo. It’s believed a car was deliberately set on fire. Police and Western Power are also on site. Details in 9 News Perth at 6pm. pic.twitter.com/Yo7nKWYKlP
— Nine News Perth (@9NewsPerth) November 29, 2018