3:48 pm: Fire crews now have the fire contained. The fire was in the shed of the property according to witnesses on the scene.
Ambulance officers have said that no one was injured at the scene.
1.15 pm: Police and Fire crews have asked residents in the area at the south end of Wombat Street to please remain indoors with windows and doors closed.
They also ask residents to please note that the road is closed as the fire services continue to bring the fire under control.
1 pm: Fire services are currently responding to a fire in a residential area of south Young.
The residence just off the eastern side of Wombat Street had smoke billowing out of it.
Essential Energy and an ambulance were at the scene along with several fire engines.
More news will be posted as it becomes available.