A Yandoit Hills property fell under threat as a scrub fire burned out of control

UPDATE 2.55pm: 

​Firefighters have the blaze under control. 

After about 40 minutes the fire at Yandoit Hills is no longer a threat to the property.

EARLIER 2.44pm:

Firefighters are confident they will have the fire at a Yandoit Hills property under control shortly.

It appears the property is no longer in danger.

EARLIER 2.15pm:

A fire is burning out of control on a Yandoit Hills property north of Daylesford.

A column of smoke coming from the Yandoit-Sandon Road was first spotted at 2.15pm on Saturday afternoon.

Crews from Campbelltown, Franklinford, Newstead & District, Daylesford and Porcupine Ridge are turning out to the property as the blaze burns in between a house and a shed.

Air support has yet to be called, however should the situation worsen or the wind pick up they will assist.

The cause of the blaze is still unclear.

More to come.

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