The Kwinana bushfire in Perth spreads into rubbish dump and sparks fume alert

The Kwinana wildfire has been burning for two days and firefighters where starting to gain control until it burnt into a large rubbish dump. Residents in Perth’s southern suburbs have been warned to try to avoid breathing toxic fumes from…

You don’t know what a big fire is

Unless you live in the Australian outback it is very hard to understand what a large fire is. One million hectares has now been razed by the bushfire after it was sparked by a lightning strike at Ellenbrae Station in…

Firefighters brace for bad fire weather after a week battling massive bushfires

With bad fire weather on the way for the weekend, DFES is urging people to be alert and ready for more bushfires in southern parts of WA, including the Perth metropolitan area. DFES Assistant Commissioner Darren Klemm said the combination…

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