Current news about bushfires

Bushfires are frequently reported in the Australian news. Due to the sudden and devasting potential bushfires cause, news broadcasts become important sources of information about bush fires. This is particularly important from a safety perspective.

Here is the ABC online RSS feed to recent Bushfires. Clicking on the links take you directly to the story:


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In addition there are satellite resources that try to combine all the conditions and statuses of bushfires around Australia.

Using recent satellite images of various fires sizes the Sentinel network at Geoscience Australia provides an overview of the fire situation around Australia.

A new bushfires and natural hazards Cooperative Research Centre(CRC) has been set up at www.bnhcrc.com.au.