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# bushfires - Thursday 14 November, 2019

Death toll from devastating Australia bushfires rises to four

A man’s body was discovered in a scorched area of bushland near the New South Wales town of Kempsey.

# bushfires - Wednesday 13 November, 2019

Australia remains on high alert as the country deals with devastation from widespread bushfires

A helicopter crashed yesterday while trying to bring the fires under control.

# bushfires - Tuesday 12 November, 2019

Australians warned to seek shelter from bushfires as it's 'too late to leave' their homes

Eleven bushfires along the country’s east coast have been declared as emergencies.

# bushfires - Monday 11 November, 2019

State of emergency declared in Sydney over threat of 'catastrophic' bushfires

It is the first time the city has been placed at the top level of fire warning.

# bushfires - Sunday 10 November, 2019

Sydney is facing a 'catastrophic' threat as Australia battles worst bushfires in a decade

A state of emergency has been declared in Queensland.

# bushfires - Saturday 9 November, 2019

Three dead and hundreds of homes destroyed in Australia as 'ferocious fires' continue to burn

Over 1,000 firefighters are working round the clock to tackle the huge blazes.

# bushfires - Thursday 8 January, 2015

# bushfires - Saturday 3 January, 2015

Dozens of homes feared destroyed by raging fires in South Australia

Firefighters have been struggling to contain the blaze due to strong winds.

# bushfires - Wednesday 23 October, 2013

Soaring temperatures and dry winds hamper Australia firefighting effort

The crisis is now entering its seventh day. 200 homes have been destroyed, and one life has been lost.

# bushfires - Monday 21 October, 2013

The 9 at 9: Monday

Good morning. Here are the nine stories you need to know this morning.

# bushfires - Sunday 20 October, 2013

The 9 at 9: Sunday

Good morning. Here are the nine stories you need to know this morning.

# bushfires - Friday 18 October, 2013

Bushfires cause death and devastation in New South Wales

The bushfires across Australia’s most populous state are among the worst in the past decade.

# bushfires - Wednesday 9 January, 2013

Cooler weather aids Australia firefighters

Firefighters are taking advantage of cooler temperatures to quell bushfires across Australia, but warn of hotter weather will return this weekend.

# bushfires - Monday 7 February, 2011

The 9 at 9: Monday

Nine things you really need to know by 9am: Political reform on the agenda for all political parties; 100 Ryanair passengers stage a “mutiny” and – oops, Silvio’s done it again.

# bushfires - Saturday 1 January, 2011

Australia lashed by "biblical floods" and bush fires

Queensland warned to prepare for floodwaters of up to 30ft.