Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison said on Monday he was pleased that volunteer firefighter Paul Parker had not been dismissed following his viral tirade against the prime minister himself. Emer McCarthy reports.
Wildfires in Australia's New South Wales Are Finally Contained It's the first time this season that
firefighters have been able to do so. The New South Wales Rural Fire Service
made the announcement on Twitter. @NSWRFS, via Twitter Firefighters have..
Fire-Weary Region of Australia
Receiving Needed Heavy Rainfall Torrential rain in New South Wales
has helped get rid of long-lasting
bushfires in recent days. The fires, which started last September, have killed dozens of people. Blazes have also..
Firefighters are using TikTok to "brighten the mood of Australians" and share experiences from the front lines of Australia’s bushfire crisis.
Samantha Smith-Wells, a 25-year-old volunteer firefighter whose clips have gone viral, tells Newsflare..
Area in southeast Australia braced for days-long heat waves that could spark bushfires that have been burning for months. According to Reuters, firefighters and residents are preparing for the possible danger. The Premier of New South Wales said they..
Large areas of southeast Australia are bracing themselves for a days-long heatwave. The scorching conditions threaten to stoke bushfires that have been burning in the region for months. New South Wales has been one of the hardest hit by bushfires,..
A water tanker plane fighting wildfires in Australia has crashed killing three American crew members, officials have said. The C-130 Hercules plane went down in the Snowy Monaro region in the state of New South Wales (NSW). SW Rural Fire Service..
Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison faced backlash over his response to the country’s unprecedented bushfires. According to Reuters, the bushfires have killed 24 people, destroyed the environment and left thousands homeless. Morrison had a plan..
Business Insider reports Australia is currently battling against a swathe of wildfires.
Three fires in the state of Victoria have now joined to form a single enormous blaze 23 square miles across.
In other words, the wildfires cover a marginally..
A volunteer firefighter killed battling wildfires in Australia received one of the service’s highest honors. CNN reports the person receiving the honor on his behalf during the funeral was his toddler son. The fire service commissioner pinned a..
The Australian village of Thredbo in the Snowy Mountains region has been evacuated and is under threat. The fires that are rapidly moving towards the area have already razed bushland in the country’s east. The mountain area is located 125 miles..
This was the moment a helicopter had to manoeuvre in between trees in New South Wales' Tarbuck Bay after bushfires threatened to damage local residents' property.
Footage from January 1 shows a Rural Firefighting Service helicopter drops a bucket..
Thousands of people flocked to beaches on Australia’s east coast on Tuesday to escape fierce wildfires. The brutal blaze is bearing down on several seaside towns, as the government does all it can to fight the flames. Officials readied naval vessels..
An overview of the Batemans Bay evacuation center in Hanging Rock as the NSW bushfire looms in New South Wales, Australia, on Tuesday (December 31).
"Community meetings will be held in Nundle and Hanging Rock on New Year's Eve to warn residents who..
Australian authorities said on Friday they are focused on protecting water plants, pumping stations, pipes and other infrastructure from intense bushfires surrounding Sydney, the country's largest city. Emer McCarthy reports.
Occurred on December 20, 2019 / Bargo, New South Wales, Australia Info from Licensor: "NSW Rural Fire Service Cherrybrook Brigade Category 1 tanker, arriving on the scene after responding to reports of houses alight on Yarren Road, Bargo NSW. This was..
Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison visited the Rural Fire Service (RFS) headquarters in Sydney on Sunday, having returned from a holiday in Hawaii that drew sharp criticism as the bushfires crisis in his home state deepened. Emer McCarthy..