LOCAL NSW Rural Fire brigades were called to an unattended pile burn in the early hours of Friday morning.
The pile burn spread into 18 round hay bales before being extinguished.
Firefighters stopped it from spreading into another stack of around 150 bales.
The incident required resources from Edinglassie Rural Fire Brigade, Kayuga Rural Fire Brigade and Mangoola Rural Fire Brigade.
Firefighters are warning people to be cautious with warmer and drier conditions fast approaching.
And, if in doubt, it is always best to check it out.