A bushfire emergency is threatening lives and homes near Mandurah.
The fire was first reported near the intersection of Goodooga Road and Jannali Road in Furnissdale about 1pm on Monday.
A bushfire emergency alert is active for people along Riverside Drive and Furnissdale Road in the southern part of Furnissdale in the Shire of Murray.
“You are in danger and need to act immediately to survive. There is a threat to lives and homes,” the alert reads.
“The alert level for this fire has been upgraded as fire conditions have escalated. Homes on Riverside Drive and Furnissdale Road are under threat by fire now.”