Thick Smoke Rises From Bushfire in East Gippsland, Victoria

Firefighters worked to control a bushfire in East Gippsland, Victoria, on December 10.

The blaze had been burning at ‘emergency’ level on Monday, December 9, but the warning was downgraded on Tuesday.

Residents in Ensay and surrounding areas were told to monitor conditions.

This footage shows smoke rising from the fire, as seen from the suburb of Bairnsdale, located about 78 kilometres south-west of Ensay. Credit: Geoff Oliver via Storyful