A fire at Tura Beach this morning that was initially reported as a bushfire was actually a large pile burn.
The blaze on Kangaroo Run was called in around 5:30am on Thursday.
Merimbula Fire & Rescue responded and upon further investigation determined the fire was a pile burn.
Fire and Rescue NSW would like to remind South Coast residents that plan to burn off, the correct permits are required.
A permit from council and in some Fire & Rescue areas, a separate permit from Fire & Rescue.
More information on permits can be found at the Bega Valley Shire Council website.
The call out follows a house fire in Moruya on Wednesday around 1pm.
Moruya Fire & Rescue were quick to arrive at the single story home on Thomas Street .
On arrival crews were confronted with active fire.
Crews in breathing apparatus made entry and extinguished the fire. No one was injured.
The house suffered heavy smoke and water damage.
Fire & Rescue are asking South Coast residents to double check smoke detectors are in good working order.
For fire safety tips visit the NSW Fire and Rescue website.
Images: Merimbula Fire & Rescue and Moruya Fire & Rescue