If 110 Fires are Not Enough, Queensland Firefighters Could See More Heat, Dry Lightning and Potential Tropical Cyclone to add to State’s Problems

This report from ABC News says Sunday will be a day of vigilance for fire-ravaged parts of Queensland, amid the threat of blazes caused by lightning and the possibility of a tropical cyclone brewing in the northern Coral Sea. Severe…

Fire closes Australia’s Newcastle airport for two days as 200 firefighters work to gain control

Newcastle airport is one of Australia’s largest regional airports situated 200 Km north of Sydney. A wildfire started on Saturday and the efforts of Firefighters kept the fire contained. Unfortunately, strong winds built and did not let up on Sunday making…

International firefigher aid to assist in Indonesia.

Indonesia has asked Australia to help it fight forest fires raging through Kalimantan and Sumatra that have created dangerously high levels of air pollution in the region. An Australian firefighting team will begin arriving in Indonesia on Sunday to water bomb forest…

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