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South Coast fire to burn until 'substantial' rainfall

11 hours 31 min ago
Fires on the South Coast will continue to burn until there is substantial rain on the fireground.

'A big day for us': Crews work to contain Braidwood fire ahead of hot days

18 hours 5 min ago
Crews are working to contain the North Black Range fire near Braidwood on Sunday as the conditions are set to deteriorate on Monday and Tuesday.

Brigade captain beams with pride

Sat, 07/12/2019 - 15:40
Captain of the Bawley Point Rural Fire Brigade Charlie Magnuson is one happy man.

She came to drop off a cake and stayed all week to volunteer

Sat, 07/12/2019 - 15:20
Normally an interior designer, Liza Butler has become a volunteer caterer for the firefighters.

Currowan Fire still active as supplies get short

Sat, 07/12/2019 - 15:00
Getting supplies of food and medicines into the various villages was one of the main focuses of the Currowan Fire today (Saturday).

Fundraising page for Bawley Point and Kioloa firefighters exceeds target by $40,000

Sat, 07/12/2019 - 14:52
Highways and roads surrounding the towns are cut, meaning the supplies are being received from boats on the water.

Lucky escape as 'ball of fire' rips through the coast

Sat, 07/12/2019 - 08:22
Residents feared for the worst as the fire approached.

Coast in crisis: The roads that have reopened and who can use them

Sat, 07/12/2019 - 05:00
Live updates as South Coast towns and villages face an ongoing fire threat.

Coast in crisis: Blaze upgraded as fire activity increases

Sat, 07/12/2019 - 05:00
Live updates as South Coast towns and villages face an ongoing fire threat.

Residents at community meeting presented with worst-case scenario

Fri, 06/12/2019 - 17:30
"Make no bones about it, I'm not here to gloss over anything, but I need the community to be aware this is a fire emergency."

"The whole of our village was on fire"

Fri, 06/12/2019 - 15:35
"The whole of our village was on fire," welcome to Bawley Point on Thursday when Armageddon smashed into town.

Nowra and Wollongong make it onto Australia's sh*t list

Fri, 06/12/2019 - 13:57
Nowra has made the cut for the Sh*t Towns of Australia book.

Lake Tabourie becomes a smokey moonscape | photos

Fri, 06/12/2019 - 12:10
Parts of Lake Tabourie on Friday morning looked like a smokey moonscape.

Bay preschools cope in smoke haze; Health tips to stay safe

Fri, 06/12/2019 - 11:49
Children kept inside as ash fell from sky this morning, December 6.

'Help your neighbour, hang onto your cash': RFS volunteer Ken Hall

Fri, 06/12/2019 - 11:48
"While everything looks confusing, there is a system, and it works."

Furnace-like heat and a roar means it's time to leave

Fri, 06/12/2019 - 11:35
Residents in Lake Tabourie talk about furnace-like heat, an ominous roar coming from the bush and many explosions.

Multiple buildings destroyed in South Coast fires

Fri, 06/12/2019 - 07:15
Crews are bracing for another day of challenging conditions on Friday as the Currowan fire moves north.

On The Beat with Anthony Jory - Friday, December 6

Fri, 06/12/2019 - 05:30
Some timely advice ahead of Christmas.

Coast in crisis: Fire downgraded to watch and act

Fri, 06/12/2019 - 05:00
Live updates as South Coast towns and villages face an ongoing fire threat.

Your photos of the Currowan fire

Thu, 05/12/2019 - 17:46
Readers share there experiences and visions as the Currowan bushfire continues to burn out of control.