Australian bush fires

 
Thousands flee new Australian fires threat
Thousands flee new Australian fires threat
Australian firefighters bracing for a renewed threat from wildfires that killed more than 200 people were cautiously optimistic they had prevented...
Schools close as Australia braces for resurgent wildfires
Schools close as Australia braces for resurgent wildfires
Hundreds of Australian schools and childcare centres will be closed on Friday because of a resurgent threat from wildfires that have already killed...
Aus fire hits academics
Aus fire hits academics
Professor Richard Zann, an internationally respected ornithologist and birdsong expert who taught at La Trobe University in Melbourne, died with...
Own the fuel, own the fire
Own the fuel, own the fire
The day after the great fire burned through central Victoria, I drove from Sydney to Melbourne. Smoke obscured the horizon, entering my air-conditioned car and carrying with it that distinctive scent so strongly signifying death, or, to Aboriginal people, cleansing....
Australia fire survivors in emotional return to ruined town
Australia fire survivors in emotional return to ruined town
Survivors made a heart-rending return on Saturday to a town burnt to ashes in Australia's deadliest bushfires, as police picked through the crime...
Australia blames arsonists for deadly wildfires
Australia blames arsonists for deadly wildfires
Arsonists lit a wildfire that killed 21 people in Australia and are suspected of starting another that razed a whole town and may have left up to...
New arson attacks suspected as Australian fires rage
New arson attacks suspected as Australian fires rage
Australian police investigated fresh arson attacks and looting on Wednesday as angry survivors pressed for access to towns devastated by wildfires...