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Victoria (Australia): State in Australia
Victoria is a state in south-eastern Australia. Victoria is Australia's smallest mainland state and its second-most populous state, making it the most densely populated state. Most of its population lives concentrated in the area surrounding Port Phillip Bay, which includes the metropolitan area of its state capital and largest city, Melbourne, Australia's second-largest city. Victoria is bordered by Bass Strait and Tasmania to the south, New South Wales to the north, the Tasman Sea to the east, and South Australia to the west.

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Victorian firefighter Bill Slade farewelled

Forest Management firefighter Bill Slade, who died in Victoria's East Gippsland bushfires has been farewelled by hundreds of mourners including premier Daniel Andrews and Opposition Leader Michael..
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Storms and floods pose a threat to bushfire-ravaged towns in Victoria

Bushfire-ravaged Victorian communities have been warned of flood risk as up to 70 people are expected to fly back to Mallacoota to reunite with family members.
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Videos for Victoria (Australia)


Djokovic crosses fingers for clean air at Melbourne Park [Video]Djokovic crosses fingers for clean air at Melbourne Park

Defending champion Novak Djokovic hopes the worst of the Melbourne air pollution was behind them

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Federer expects tough challenge from Johnson [Video]Federer expects tough challenge from Johnson

Roger Federer thinks his first round opponent at the Australian Open, Steve Johnson will provide an early test

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Nadal surprised to still be on top of the game [Video]Nadal surprised to still be on top of the game

World number one says his passion for the game has enabled him to keep playing

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Defending champion Osaka - "Last year I was fearless" [Video]Defending champion Osaka - "Last year I was fearless"

Defending Australian Open champion Naomi Osaka feels in a different mental place to last year

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Wozniacki prepares for final tournament [Video]Wozniacki prepares for final tournament

Caroline Wozniacki admits that she is ready for new challenges as she begins her final tournament as a professional

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Australian Open organisers on alert for return of bushfire smoke [Video]Australian Open organisers on alert for return of bushfire smoke

British star Johanna Konta says conditions in Melbourne haven't been ideal

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Support dog brings smiles to Australia firefighters [Video]Support dog brings smiles to Australia firefighters

Ember, a crisis response dog, gets a cuddle during a visit to NSW Rural Fire Service headquarters in Australia

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Support dog brings smiles to Australia firefighers [Video]Support dog brings smiles to Australia firefighers

Ember, a crisis response dog, gets a cuddle during a visit to NSW Rural Fire Service headquarters in Australia

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Australian Open matches delayed by smoke [Video]Australian Open matches delayed by smoke

The Australian Open qualifying matches were delayed in Melbourne on Tuesday because of bushfire smoke. Questions have been raised about the poor air quality as bushfires continue raging across the..

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Australian Wildfires Believed to Have Affected Almost 500 Million Animals [Video]Australian Wildfires Believed to Have Affected Almost 500 Million Animals

Since September 2019, uncontrollable fires have ravaged Australia, displacing both humans and animals in New South Wales and Victoria.

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Bushfires rage out of control across southeast Australia [Video]Bushfires rage out of control across southeast Australia

Bushfires burned dangerously out of control on Australia's east coast on Saturday, fueled by high temperatures and strong winds that had firefighters battling to save lives and property, and..

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Australia Urges Residents And Tourists To Flee As Fire Spreads [Video]Australia Urges Residents And Tourists To Flee As Fire Spreads

Australians were urged on Friday to evacuate parts of the eastern states of Victoria and New South Wales. The call to action is in an effort to help residents escape bushfires that are expected to burn..

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Australian troops brought in to fight bushfires [Video]Australian troops brought in to fight bushfires

Authorities have called on residents and tourists to evacuate coastal towns along Australia's east coast ahead of extreme heat forecasts for the weekend. In the southeast, troops will support..

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Australia wildfires: Mass evacuations on 'high risk day' for Victoria [Video]Australia wildfires: Mass evacuations on 'high risk day' for Victoria

Thousands of residents and tourists have been told to leave the East Gippsland region in the Australian state of Victoria as scorching temperatures fan bushfires.A total fire ban is in place across the..

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Augmented reality: artist breathes life into artworks in Australia [Video]Augmented reality: artist breathes life into artworks in Australia

Australian artist Demi Gerardi brings alive classical artworks using computer software

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'That's not us': Rural Victorian town rallies together after local couple's flying of Nazi flag

Dozens of people in Beulah have gathered in a symbol of peace and inclusivity, after a local couple raised a Nazi flag above their property.
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Emergency warning issued for French Island as dozens of fires continue to raze Victoria

Saturday evening saw an emergency warning issued for a blaze burning out of control on French Island, Victoria's largest coastal island.
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Calm Vic weather before unstable weekend

Low intensity thunderstorms will hit the north east region while showers in East Gippsland unload little rainfall on Friday.
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Heavy rain is posing a threat to fire-ravaged Victorian regions

Flash-flooding and large hail from thunderstorm sweeping the state in a eastern direction are likely to cause damage across fire-affected areas.
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Victorian bushfire death toll rises to five as smoke plays havoc across state

Smoke blowing in from the bushfires still raging in Victoria has forced the closure of one of Melbourne Airport's runways.
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Smoke forces Australian Open to delay qualifying matches again

Smoke from the Victorian bushfires has forced Australian Open organisers to delay the start of play on day two of qualifying.
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Victoria announces inquiry as Morrison government pushes for fire royal commission

Victorian Premier Daniel Andrews has announced a state-based review into the bushfires and questioned what a national inquiry would examine.
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'Disgusting behaviour': Daniel Andrews slams Nazi flag at private property in rural Victoria

The flying of a Nazi flag on a private property in regional Victoria has been labelled "disgusting" by Premier Daniel Andrews.
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Melbourne smothered in smoke as Australian bushfires burn despite cool change

Australia's devastating bushfire season is far from over despite cooler weather this week, Victorian state officials warned on Tuesday as Melbourne was blanketed by hazardous smoke.
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NZ volcano victim dies in Vic hospital

One of the three victims of last year's New Zealand volcano eruption in Melbourne's Alfred hospital has died, taking the official toll to 18.
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Two Vic fires burn at emergency level

Monday marks the start of a week of milder conditions across Victoria that will help firefighters strengthen containment lines in ravaged areas of the state.
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'Great sadness': Victorian firefighter dies while battling Omeo blaze

The death toll from Victoria's bushfire crisis has risen to four after a firefighter died battling a blaze in the state's alpine region.
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Weary Victorian residents are savouring an extended fire reprieve

While an emergency warning remains for a fire near Mt Hotham, the government has confirmed the Victorian state of disaster will end at midnight Saturday.
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Grape fears for northeast Vic wineries

Wineries in Victoria's bushfire-ravaged northeast worry their grapes could be unusable after being tainted by smoke from the blazes.
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Vic fire threat escalates with cool change

Authorities have warned people in Victoria's northeast and East Gippsland region to stay alert through the evening as the bushfire threat escalates.
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'Strong, visible' police presence as climate rallies kick off amid bushfires

Organisers of a climate protest in Melbourne's CBD on Friday night have resisted calls from Victorian Premier Daniel Andrews to postpone their event.
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Get out by 7:50pm: Vic residents warned

People in Victoria's bushfire-ravaged northeast and East Gippsland regions have been told to evacuate before conditions deteriorate.
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Vic fire activity ramps up, more warnings

More Victorians have been told to leave their homes now as more alerts and emergency warnings have been issued in the state's east.
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Vic fire activity, defence help ramps up

Victorians in the state's fire-ravaged east are bracing for another day of severe to extreme fire danger with challenging weather conditions added to the mix.
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Victoria bushfires: Australian Navy comes to the rescue of the pub with almost no beer

A pub in bushfire-stricken Mallacoota could have become the pub with no beer, but locals won't be left without a coldy thanks to a navy delivery of fresh kegs.
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Navy delivering beer to fire-hit Vic town

A pub in bushfire-stricken Mallacoota could have become the pub with no beer, but locals won't be left without a coldy thanks to a navy delivery of fresh kegs.
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'Selfish and reckless': Victorian government criticise climate protest on day of fire danger

Organisers of a climate protest in Melbourne's CBD on Friday night have resisted calls from Victorian Premier Daniel Andrews to postpone their event.
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Victorian bushfires: 'State of Emergency' extended, third music festival cancelled

The State of Disaster covers Victoria's East Gippsland, the Alpine Region and the state's north-east.
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Vic fire danger 'not over by a long shot'

Extreme fire conditions are forecast to return to Victoria on Friday, and the premier is urging people to remain vigilant and heed warnings.
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Dad-of-two forest worker takes Victorian bushfire death toll to three

A Forest Fires Management worker killed in a road accident has been confirmed as a victim of Victoria's bushfires, taking the state's death toll to three.
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Call for real-time air quality reporting as smoke continues to blanket Australia

It comes as the number of ambulance call-outs for asthma increased in NSW and Victoria.
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More than 300 residents trapped as Victorian bushfire evacuations stall

Thick smoke is likely to blanket Melbourne for days as bushfires continue to tear through the state's east, where all missing people have been found.
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Daniel Andrews tells people to stop donating food and clothes for bushfire crisis

Victorian Premier Daniel Andrews says no more clothes and food donations are needed.
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Federal government sends 450,000 smoke masks to fire-affected Victorians

The government will give 450,000 smoke masks to bushfire-affected people in Victoria, amid shortening supplies and increasing demand.
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Soaring temperatures fan bushfires in NSW and Victoria

Bushfires are spreading rapidly as weather conditions begin deteriorating on a day of extreme fire danger for large chunks of NSW and Victoria.
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Australia urges people to flee as fires set to surge over the weekend

Authorities urged Australians on Friday to evacuate parts of the eastern states of Victoria and New South Wales to escape bushfires they fear are set to burn out of control this weekend.
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Mallacoota evacuees dock at Hastings following navy ship evacuation

The first of two navy ships carrying evacuees from the Victorian fire-besieged town of Mallacoota has docked at Hastings on the Mornington Peninsula.
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Evacuees dock at Victorian port

The first of two navy ships carrying evacuees from the Victorian fire-besieged town of Mallacoota has docked at Hastings on the Mornington Peninsula.
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Local timber worker Fred Becker confirmed as second Victorian fire victim

Tales of tragedy and extraordinary survival have emerged from tiny bush communities north of Mallacoota, the scene of Friday’s maritime evacuation of stricken tourists.
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'They're feeling very raw': The Prime Minister speaks about community members upset with him

Prime Minister, Scott Morrison, has visited Bairnsdale in East Gippsland, Victoria and said he didn't 'take it personally' when Cobargo residents heckled him during a visit to bushfire effected..
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Australian navy helps evacuate residents stranded in Mallacoota

The Australian Navy is evacuating people in the Victorian town of Mallacoota as bushfires continue to block roads out of the area. Locals and holidaymakers have been trapped along the waterfront and..
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State of disaster declared for the first time across eastern Victoria

The Victorian Premier has once again urged all people in fire-affected areas to leave immediately before conditions worsen on Friday.
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'I'm just worried about keeping my cows and myself alive': Farmer says community abandoned by emergency services

Farmers from small communites in eastern Victoria say they have been left to battle fires alone while resources are directed towards tourist hot spots.
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Navy to rescue people in Mallacoota as evacuation order issued for Victoria's alpine region

Emergency services officials say some people could be stuck in the Victorian town of Mallacoota for weeks.
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Evacuation of Mallacoota residents and holiday-makers could take weeks

Emergency services officials say some people could be stuck in the Victorian town of Mallacoota for weeks.
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Black Hawks rescue people trapped in Victorian town cut off by bushfires

Military Black Hawks have arrived in the Victorian coastal town of Mallacoota cut off by bushfires, while navy boats are on their way.
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Firefighters to be helicoptered into Victorian town cut off by fire

Helicopters are flying out 90 firefighters stuck at the isolated coastal holiday town of Mallacoota near the NSW border so there can be a shift change.
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'Very sad day': Man killed in Victoria bushfire

The family of Mick Roberts said his body was found in his house in Victoria’s East Gippsland.
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Victoria Fires: Man found dead in East Gippsland home

The family of Mick Roberts said his body was found in his house in Victoria’s East Gippsland.
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