Firemen fighting the Urban Cafe fire on Wednesday morning.
Firemen fighting the Urban Cafe fire on Wednesday morning.

Early morning blaze destroys cafe

The popular Urban Cafe along with the adjoining Miller and Moore homewares shop in Bangalow’s main street were destroyed by fire early on Wednesday morning.


It is believed the fire started around 5am and quickly engulfed the building.


Fire fighters were able to stop the blaze from spreading to adjoining premises, although they did suffer smoke damage.


The main street was closed to traffic with traffic diverted along Deacon Street.


Police are investigating the cause of the blaze.


Bangalow’s LISA SHARPE was there to take this photo.


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