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Adorable note for firefighters thanking them for putting out NSW blazes - NEWS.com.au;

Adorable note for firefighters thanking them for putting out NSW blazes - NEWS.com.au

NEWS.com.auAdorable note for firefighters thanking them for putting out NSW blazesNEWS.com.auA YOUNG boy has written an adorable letter to firefighters thanking them for putting out the blazes that raged through NSW over the weekend. “Thank you fire mans for putting out the fires,” wrote Josh, signing the note and adding pencil drawings of ...and more »

Troy Grant says NSW bushfire response shows why RFS HQ should stay in Sydney - Newcastle Herald;

Troy Grant says NSW bushfire response shows why RFS HQ should stay in Sydney - Newcastle Herald

Newcastle HeraldTroy Grant says NSW bushfire response shows why RFS HQ should stay in SydneyNewcastle HeraldEmergency Services Minister Troy Grant said the current metro headquarters of the Rural Fire Service allowed it to host eight government agencies as bushfires raged on Saturday and Sunday. Photo by Wolter Peeters. See your ad here ...and more »

Bushfires destroy 30 houses and 50 bulidings in Australia's NSW - India Live Today;

Bushfires destroy 30 houses and 50 bulidings in Australia's NSW - India Live Today

India Live TodayBushfires destroy 30 houses and 50 bulidings in Australia's NSWIndia Live TodaySydney, Feb 14: At least 30 houses and some 50 other buildings were destroyed by bushfires over the weekend in Australia's New South Wales (NSW) state, authorities said on Tuesday. The most serious damage was in the Sir Ivan reserve, where the fire ...and more »

Firefighters try to get upper hand after NSW bushfires destroy at least 30 homes - The Guardian

Firefighters try to get upper hand after NSW bushfires destroy at least 30 homesThe GuardianThe St Ivan bushfire, in which 23 homes were destroyed. Firefighters are trying to restrict the state's bushfires before weather conditions worsen again. Bushfires. Firefighters try to get upper hand after NSW bushfires destroy at least 30 homes. There ...and more »

Dozens of homes destroyed in NSW bushfires - Sky News Australia;

Dozens of homes destroyed in NSW bushfires - Sky News Australia

Sky News AustraliaDozens of homes destroyed in NSW bushfiresSky News AustraliaThe NSW Rural Fire Service says 32 homes and 76 outbuildings have been destroyed by devastating bushfires that swept across NSW on the weekend. A historic homestead on the $20 million Tongy Station was among at least 23 homes razed by the ...and more »

Australian homes destroyed in wildfires amid high temperatures, winds - Toronto Star;

Australian homes destroyed in wildfires amid high temperatures, winds - Toronto Star

Toronto StarAustralian homes destroyed in wildfires amid high temperatures, windsToronto StarNo one was killed in New South Wales, though two firefighters were hospitalized with injuries. In this photo provided by the New South Wales Rural Fire Service smoke billows from a wildfire burning near Mudgee, Australia, Monday. The fire has consumed ...and more »

Heartbreaking images from the fire-front: Towns burned down - Byron Shire News;

Heartbreaking images from the fire-front: Towns burned down - Byron Shire News

Byron Shire NewsHeartbreaking images from the fire-front: Towns burned downByron Shire NewsDisaster zone.... a power pole hangs dangerously in the air in Uarbry. Picture: Peter Lorimer. Popular Stories. Mum takes own life with family sitting downstairs · Byron Swimfast boys off to swim fast at State · Netballers off to Academic Competition ...and more »

Homes destroyed, stock lost in NSW fires - Yahoo7 News

Homes destroyed, stock lost in NSW firesYahoo7 NewsSome 30 homes, 67 outbuildings and a church have been destroyed by the devastating bushfires that swept across NSW on the weekend - and it's feared the list of property losses could grow when authorities inspect more burnt areas. A historic homestead ...and more »

Australia fires ease as damage mounts after record heat - Rappler;

Australia fires ease as damage mounts after record heat - Rappler

RapplerAustralia fires ease as damage mounts after record heatRapplerThis screen-grab from video footage taken from a New South Wales (NSW) Rural Fire Service aircraft and released by the NSW Rural Fire Service on February 12, 2017 shows a bushfire near Leadville in New South Wales. New South Wales Rural Fire ...and more »

Properties, stock lost in NSW bushfires but no lives lost - The Australian;

Properties, stock lost in NSW bushfires but no lives lost - The Australian

The AustralianProperties, stock lost in NSW bushfires but no lives lostThe AustralianHomes and livestock have been destroyed in NSW during catastrophic bushfire conditions on the weekend, but no lives were lost, authorities say. More than 2500 firefighters worked during the weekend to fight more than 120 bushfires across the state ...and more »

Australia caught in bushfires amid catastrophic heatwave - Trend News Agency;

Australia caught in bushfires amid catastrophic heatwave - Trend News Agency

Trend News AgencyAustralia caught in bushfires amid catastrophic heatwaveTrend News AgencyAustralia is being scorched by a massive "heatwave from hell," as air temperature across the continent spiked to some 45 degrees Celsius, with the highest, 48.5 C, registered in the town of Tarcoola, Sputnik reported. As Sputnik reported Friday, the ...and more »

Conditions ease, but fires still burn across the state - The Border Mail;

Conditions ease, but fires still burn across the state - The Border Mail

The Border MailConditions ease, but fires still burn across the stateThe Border MailFarmers battle a fire that started with a lightning strike west of Cassilis. Photo: Nick Moir. See your ad here. What's happening in Wodonga. 55+ Exercise Club. Living Longer Living Stronger weight-bearing exercises with a qualified trainer ...and more »

'All my property is totally gone': Farmer chokes back tears after losing his home, pets and livestock to out-of ... - Daily Mail;

'All my property is totally gone': Farmer chokes back tears after losing his home, pets and livestock to out-of ... - Daily Mail

Daily Mail'All my property is totally gone': Farmer chokes back tears after losing his home, pets and livestock to out-of ...Daily MailA homeowner has spoken of his heartbreak after losing his property, pet dogs and farm animals to an out-of-control bushfire. Warren Jarvis was among hundreds of residents who were forced to evacuate their homes on Sunday after a ferocious blaze ripped ...and more »

Over 2500 firefighters battling blazes in Australia - BreakingNews.ie;

Over 2500 firefighters battling blazes in Australia - BreakingNews.ie

BreakingNews.ieOver 2500 firefighters battling blazes in AustraliaBreakingNews.ieAuthorities say the conditions are worse than in 2009 when bushfires killed 173 people in Victoria on what's become known as 'Black Saturday'. Temperatures have climbed above 45 degrees celsius in some parts. Shane Fitzsimmons, Commissioner of the ...and more »

WA Libs seal preference deal with Hanson - The New Daily;

WA Libs seal preference deal with Hanson - The New Daily

The New DailyWA Libs seal preference deal with HansonThe New DailyOne Nation leader Senator Pauline Hanson once smiled about her party's preference deal with WA Liberals. Photo: AAP. Roger Franklin News Editor. Share. Tweet Share Reddit Pin Email. The West Australian Liberal Party has signed a deal with One Nation ...and more »

Dozens of homes damaged by raging bush fires across NSW - Armidale Express;

Dozens of homes damaged by raging bush fires across NSW - Armidale Express

Armidale ExpressDozens of homes damaged by raging bush fires across NSWArmidale ExpressFirefighters are preparing to defend the tiny town of Cassilis in the central west from a fire front driven by increasing winds, as bushfires damaged dozens of houses across the state on Sunday. Warren Jarvis says he has lost his home and animals to ...and more »

'Worst bushfire conditions in history': Crews battle 97 raging blazes across NSW - as two people are charged with ... - Daily Mail;

'Worst bushfire conditions in history': Crews battle 97 raging blazes across NSW - as two people are charged with ... - Daily Mail

Daily Mail'Worst bushfire conditions in history': Crews battle 97 raging blazes across NSW - as two people are charged with ...Daily MailDozens of properties remain under threat and at least one person have been hospitalised after suffering burns - as firefighters continue to battle nearly 100 blazes across New South Wales. Emergency warnings remained in place for blazes near Mudgee in ...and more »

Fire threatens homes near Mudgee in NSW - NEWS.com.au

Fire threatens homes near Mudgee in NSWNEWS.com.auProperties are under threat near Mudgee in NSW's central west as a bushfire burns out of control. The NSW Rural Fire Service on Sunday afternoon upgraded its bushfire advice to an emergency warning for residents near the fire, which was burning at ...and more »

Serious bushfire burning over 50ha at Broken Head, Northern NSW - Gold Coast Bulletin;

Serious bushfire burning over 50ha at Broken Head, Northern NSW - Gold Coast Bulletin

Gold Coast BulletinSerious bushfire burning over 50ha at Broken Head, Northern NSWGold Coast BulletinTHE NSW Rural Fire Service has advised a bushfire at Byron Bay Rd, Broken Head, has expanded to 50 hectares. The fire began around 11.30pm Sunday and the status of the fire is listed as 'being controlled'. The RFS is working to contain the blaze by ...and more »

LATEST: RFS Commissioner to suspected arsonists 'how dare you' - myGC.com.au

LATEST: RFS Commissioner to suspected arsonists 'how dare you'myGC.com.auUPDATE 5:15PM AEDT | The New South Wales Rural Fire Commissioner has provided a fresh update on the conditions across the state as more than 70 fires continue to burn. Shane Fitzsimmons said reports are coming in that several firefighters are being ...and more »