Bairnsdale jetty fire

POLICE are investigating a suspicious fire at a jetty in Bairnsdale Sunday afternoon.

Emergency services were called to the Riverine St jetty, often referred to as the Port of Bairnsdale, about 5pm and discovered the area well alight.

The fire caused extensive damage to the jetty structure.

No one was injured in the blaze.

East Gippsland Crime Investigation Unit detectives has appealed for witnesses and urged anyone with information to phone Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or submit a confidential crime report at www.crimestoppersvic.com.au