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bushfire damage

Fire damage caused by recent bush fires near Morwell
Starting along the East Coast to Sydney and Canberra

February 18th 2014
We have now started our month trip along the East coast up to Sydney and Canberra. We were rather later than we meant to be leaving on Tuesday because I was still clearing up for Brent and Felicity and packing my clothes. We left around 3pm and only went as far as Sale, where we arrived at 7.45pm. We spent the night in the Showgrounds Caravan Park ($21). I was exhausted so we had Subway for dinner ... read more
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Australian Flag Aboriginal settlers arrived on the continent from Southeast Asia about 40,000 years before the first Europeans began exploration in the 17th century. No formal territorial claims were made until 1770, when Capt. James COOK took possession in the name... ... read more
24th March 2014

coal fire
So if that's the kind of fire that can birn for years does that mean that people will have to leave their homes permanently? There must be a way to stop it!
29th March 2014

Burning Coal Fires
I was speaking to someone with a relative living in Morwell. She said the smoke has mostly gone and the school is back in its own premises. Mind you, that doesn't mean the fire is out as they can smoulder and burn underground.

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