qld bushfires

Funds to offer 'specialist' help for bushfire impacted areas

premium_icon Funds to offer 'specialist' help for bushfire impacted areas

Council hopes to recruit a community development specialist by April

Free scrap metal collections for fire-affected residents

premium_icon Free scrap metal collections for fire-affected residents

SIMS Metal Collection and Council are helping provide the service.

Drone technology gives special insight into bushfire damage

premium_icon Drone technology gives special insight into bushfire damage

This is the team's first domestic operation to use the technology.

FIRE RELIEF: Visitors from as far as Canberra attend event

premium_icon FIRE RELIEF: Visitors from as far as Canberra attend event

Donations to be given to about 300 fire-affected households.

'Nothing left to salvage': Kabra couple loses everything

premium_icon 'Nothing left to salvage': Kabra couple loses everything

They had minutes to flee an inferno in catastrophic conditions

LNP: Current vegetation policy dubbed 'negligent'

premium_icon LNP: Current vegetation policy dubbed 'negligent'

No action alleged to be taken to reduce fire risk despite warning

Aerial tour helped give green light

premium_icon Aerial tour helped give green light

Helicopter tour of bushfire zone crucial in decision to reopen area.

Free help for victims of CQ bushfires

Free help for victims of CQ bushfires

As of Sunday morning, the State Government had paid out $178,000

Telstra announce assistance package for bushfire customers

Telstra announce assistance package for bushfire customers

Telstra extend eligible areas for its disaster assistance package.

The scary, the bad and the good of Gracemere evacuation

premium_icon The scary, the bad and the good of Gracemere evacuation

It felt like I was standing in some sort of Armageddon scene

Incredible images of CQ fire zones from the air

premium_icon Incredible images of CQ fire zones from the air

Scenes of devastation and triumph from the emergency zone

MP excused from Parliament to visit fire-devastated towns

premium_icon MP excused from Parliament to visit fire-devastated towns

Member for Flynn Ken O'Dowd has returned to the electorate.

Raglan watering hole becomes fire refuge for students

premium_icon Raglan watering hole becomes fire refuge for students

Raglan Tavern acts as evacuation centre for Ambrose residents.

'Out of control': Worry for Ambrose after swift evacuation

premium_icon 'Out of control': Worry for Ambrose after swift evacuation

Resident speaks out after fast evacuation from Ambrose.

Conditions to ease but fire danger remains very high

Conditions to ease but fire danger remains very high

Winds and temperatures are expected to ease today.

'Not a joke': Former Victorian urges residents to leave

premium_icon 'Not a joke': Former Victorian urges residents to leave

'Not a joke': Former Victorian urges residents to leave

EMERGENCY: Mayor, MP issue...

Gladstone Region Mayor Matt Burnett and Member for Gladstone Glenn Butcher issue a...

Rural firies' huge sacrifice to fight 'horrendous' inferno

premium_icon Rural firies' huge sacrifice to fight 'horrendous' inferno

Meet one of the smaller brigade's battling the huge Deepwater blaze.

BUSHFIRES: Wildlife facing a great threat

premium_icon BUSHFIRES: Wildlife facing a great threat

A pillow case is a great tool for emergency rescues.