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Hi-tech drones to help fireys

Hi-tech drones to help fireys

Hi-tech drones to help firefighters monitor blazes from the sky

Fire crews battle blaze at Riordanvale shed

Premium Content Fire crews battle blaze at Riordanvale shed

Three trucks were called to the scene just after midnight on Wednesday.

Agnes gas explosion sparks multiple fires

Premium Content Agnes gas explosion sparks multiple fires

Emergency services were called to Masthead Dr at 4.15pm after reports a gas bottle...

‘Contract bungle’ costs five days of Fraser firefighting

Premium Content ‘Contract bungle’ costs five days of Fraser firefighting

The lease for Queensland’s waterbombing aeroplane ran out

Fireys unable to use Fraser water due to ‘cultural’ concerns

Premium Content Fireys unable to use Fraser water due to ‘cultural’ concerns

Firefighters are unable to use freshwater from landmarks

Why island’s freshwater is off limits to fire bombers

Premium Content Why island’s freshwater is off limits to fire bombers

It comes as sea water is used to combat the fire

Shocking map reveals extent of bushfire devastation

Premium Content Shocking map reveals extent of bushfire devastation

Locals are demanding answers as to how a bushfire has managed to incinerate almost...

Flashback to hell as flames claim Sydney home

Premium Content Flashback to hell as flames claim Sydney home

Tinderbox conditions, temperatures in the 40s and “furnace-like” 100km/h winds

Firefighters respond to flare up at Cannonvale home

Premium Content Firefighters respond to flare up at Cannonvale home

The two-storey building was ‘fully involved’ by fire earlier today.

Crews battle grass fire on outskirts of Bowen

Crews battle grass fire on outskirts of Bowen

Three vehicles are on scene with backburning under way to help control the fire.

Smoke warning: Crews fight Jubilee Pocket bushfire

Smoke warning: Crews fight Jubilee Pocket bushfire

The blaze has caused heavy smoke to drift through the area.

Drone footage reveals extent of Airlie Beach blaze

Premium Content Drone footage reveals extent of Airlie Beach blaze

The fire started on Monday and crews have remained on the scene since.

Smokey Airlie Beach blaze contained as crews monitor scene

Premium Content Smokey Airlie Beach blaze contained as crews monitor scene

The fire broke out nearly 24 hours ago near Club Wyndham.

Crews enter fifth hour of battling blaze

Premium Content Crews enter fifth hour of battling blaze

A water-bombing chopper was called to help earlier this afternoon.

Think Black Summer was bad? There’s worse to come

Premium Content Think Black Summer was bad? There’s worse to come

Bushfires royal commission makes 80 recommendations for future management

Five crews called to blaze in Bowen

Premium Content Five crews called to blaze in Bowen

Flames could be seen from streets away as crews worked to extinguish the fire.

Hazard reduction burn goes out of control

Premium Content Hazard reduction burn goes out of control

Heavy smoke has enveloped parts of southern Sydney after a hazard reduction burn...

‘I can taste it’: Fire pours toxic smoke on evacuated homes

Premium Content ‘I can taste it’: Fire pours toxic smoke on evacuated homes

Photos show source of toxic smoke in Caravonica, Lake Placid

‘I’ve lost a lot’: Cooktown bushfire damage bill climbs

Premium Content ‘I’ve lost a lot’: Cooktown bushfire damage bill climbs

Cooktown fires: Damage bill climbs after bushfires hit Cape York town

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