A watch and act alert has been issued by emergency services for Stuart Estate.
The fire which has been burning in the area now for three days has broken containment lines south of Beasley Road and East of Gundagai Road.
Residents along Beasley Road should enact their bushfire survival plan, Bushfires NT says.
"For the safety of firefighting crews and other vehicles, drivers in the area are urged to slow down, turn on headlights and drive safely for the conditions. For further information regarding bushfires, visit Fire Incident Map."
Winds have been gusting at more than 50kmh over the past hour.