Bush fire

Australia may list Koalas as 'endangered' after population suffers 'extraordinary hit' in bushfire

The government has established a 50-million Australian dollar emergency fund to address the devastating loss of wildlife.

published on : 13th January 2020

Australian navy delivers emergency beer to thirsty survivors in bushfire-hit town

'The beer is not occupying unnecessary space on HMAS Choules and essential supplies were not offloaded to accommodate the beer,' the spokesperson said.

published on : 10th January 2020

Power supply threatened as troops called to battle Australia bushfires

The latest fatalities were in Kangaroo Island -- a tourist haven southwest of Adelaide -- when two people were trapped in a car overrun by flames on Friday.

published on : 4th January 2020

Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison calls up reservists as fire threats escalate

New South Wales Premier Gladys Berejiklian said her state was facing 'another terrible day' and called on people in areas threatened by the fires to leave while they can.

published on : 4th January 2020

Australia battles 'catastrophic' wildfires as PM Scott Morrison rushes home from Hawaii vacation

New South Wales is in a seven-day state of emergency, with around 2,000 firefighters battling 100 wildfires.

published on : 21st December 2019

Smoke haze settles over Australian capital as bushfires burn

Official data shows 2019 is on track to be one of the hottest and driest years on record in Australia.

published on : 8th December 2019