INVESTIGATIONS are underway into the cause of a fire which damaged a Balgownie home last Sunday.
Fire fighters attended and extinguished the blaze, however; the house was totally destroyed.
No occupants were home at the time and no injuries have been reported.
Officers from Wollongong Police District established a crime scene, which will be forensically examined once deemed safe.
The cause of the fire is still to be determined.
Police are urging anyone with information in relation to this incident to call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000