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February 26, 2021

Bohemia Café fire

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Byron Bay’s popular Bohemia Café on Jonson St is cordoned off this morning after a shop fire late last night.

Police said the shop was closed at 5.30 yesterday evening as usual and emergency services were notified of the fire at 11.20pm. They say the fire brigade attended soon after 11.30pm and the fire was put out a short time later. No one was injured.

A crime scene has been established and the property will be inspected this morning to determine the cause of the fire.


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