fire season

Aussie pilots jobless as QLD hires foreigners to fight fires

Premium Content Aussie pilots jobless as QLD hires foreigners to fight fires

A Queensland pilot has slammed state governments for letting overseas workers into...

‘Don’t get complacent’: Firies on watch despite looming rain

Premium Content ‘Don’t get complacent’: Firies on watch despite looming rain

Wet weather is coming to Central Queensland, but fires – and strong storms – are...

Multi million dollar aerial firefighting boost

Premium Content Multi million dollar aerial firefighting boost

"Aircraft are a comforting sight for people living around the bush"

‘Blowing a gale’: Lowmead surrounded by thick smoke

Premium Content ‘Blowing a gale’: Lowmead surrounded by thick smoke

SURROUNDED by thick smoke, residents gathered late this afternoon outside Corson’s...

Rescue chopper called, three suffer fire-related injuries

Premium Content Rescue chopper called, three suffer fire-related injuries

Two men treated for burns and another has a medical condition.

QFES promises meeting with Captain Creek residents

Premium Content QFES promises meeting with Captain Creek residents

Closure of rural fire service to be discussed with new commissioner.

Why cause of Peregian fire is 'harder to solve than murder'

Premium Content Why cause of Peregian fire is 'harder to solve than murder'

Investigator explains difficulty behind finding cause of bushfire

The anatomy of a super fire

Premium Content The anatomy of a super fire

An expert describes the anatomy of a firefighting operation

FIRE IN THE DEEP: Frightening stories from Deepwater

Premium Content FIRE IN THE DEEP: Frightening stories from Deepwater

Firefighters relive bushfire emergency in new video.

Fire ban extended as QFES pleads for residents to be aware

Premium Content Fire ban extended as QFES pleads for residents to be aware

IT’S hoped residents will be careful while doing yard work and resist the desire to...

'Treacherous': Harsh conditions for Gladstone firies

Premium Content 'Treacherous': Harsh conditions for Gladstone firies

Tough conditions as crews battle four fires.

Up to 20 crews at work as multiple fires burn

Up to 20 crews at work as multiple fires burn

A fire at Mount Larcom has been burning since Wednesday.

Man suffers burns to 70% of his body

Premium Content Man suffers burns to 70% of his body

Fire crews dragged him from a burning house

The terrifying truth facing Mackay's landowners

Premium Content The terrifying truth facing Mackay's landowners

Cane farming family shares fears for horror fire season

Two Aussie cities where heat deaths could soar

Two Aussie cities where heat deaths could soar

“All this is about is low humidity, dry fuel and strong winds."

Aboriginal burning teaches ways to heal land, burn off fuel

Aboriginal burning teaches ways to heal land, burn off fuel

Firefighters learn how to manage the Southern Downs landscape

Campsite inferno, bushfires sparks urgent fire warning

Campsite inferno, bushfires sparks urgent fire warning

Weekend fires prompt urgent warning amid heightened fire conditions

This could be one of our most at-risk winters for bushfires

This could be one of our most at-risk winters for bushfires

The window for 'operation cool burn' has been minimised.

Spring wet could save us this year

Spring wet could save us this year

Good rain through winter has reduced the danger for the region

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