A Mildura local and her children have had a lucky escape last night, waking up a house ablaze.
The fire tore through the Ambleside Crescent home, with officials now calling for witnesses.
Emergency services have rushed to the scene of the blaze at around 10 pm last night.
Significant damage was caused to the house, residents now in emergency accommodation.
There were no reported injuries during the incident.
Detectives will be on the scene today, looking into the cause of the incident.
Witnesses in the area who may have details that may assist in the investigation are being urged to come forward and contact Crime Stoppers.
You can remain anonymous.