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64 heartbreaking photos from bushfire-ravaged village

premium_icon 64 heartbreaking photos from bushfire-ravaged village

There has been major damage to the small village of Rappville

58 buildings destroyed in devastating bushfires

58 buildings destroyed in devastating bushfires

Building assessment teams are continuing to inspect the fireground

STRANDED: Woman trapped as fire surrounds property

premium_icon STRANDED: Woman trapped as fire surrounds property

'I just saw fire bombs all over the place'

FLARE UP: Third time unlucky as fires ravage region

premium_icon FLARE UP: Third time unlucky as fires ravage region

'It's a symbol of what we're likely to face in the next few months'

SWANFELS FIRE: Smoke expected to continue for days

SWANFELS FIRE: Smoke expected to continue for days

THE threat of fire damage remains for residents east of Warwick.

Blaze so bad fireys had 'never experienced' anything like it

Blaze so bad fireys had 'never experienced' anything like it

Evacuation centre set up as fire crews work through the night

'There's no words... I'm so, so sad': Mum's bushfire terror

premium_icon 'There's no words... I'm so, so sad': Mum's bushfire terror

Police, RFS and arson squad are investigating the cause of the fire

Woman flees raging fire with beloved horses in tow

premium_icon Woman flees raging fire with beloved horses in tow

Rappville resident struggled to put her panicked horses into a float

Vegetation fires at Emu Vale

Vegetation fires at Emu Vale

MULTIPLE crews are working to contain the blaze

Facing off with nature: Family’s close call with bushfire

premium_icon Facing off with nature: Family’s close call with bushfire

“THE rural firefighters are the real heroes.”

WATCH: Heartbreaking moment raging fire approached farm

WATCH: Heartbreaking moment raging fire approached farm

Spot fire has developed ahead of the main fire, north of Tenterfield

GALLERY: Firefighters, helicopters battle to save homes

premium_icon GALLERY: Firefighters, helicopters battle to save homes

Fire comes frighteningly close to destroying properties.

FIRE IN THE DEEP: Frightening stories from Deepwater

premium_icon FIRE IN THE DEEP: Frightening stories from Deepwater

Firefighters relive bushfire emergency in new video.

TOP 5: How you can help the Granite Belt recover from fire

TOP 5: How you can help the Granite Belt recover from fire

Mayor reveals what to do in the aftermath of disaster

Fire’s devastating scale revealed

premium_icon Fire’s devastating scale revealed

The scale of the blaze burning west of Coffs Harbour is staggering.

Greatest threat to fireys as fight enters its 100th hour

premium_icon Greatest threat to fireys as fight enters its 100th hour

Crews ensure everyone escapes with 'all fingers and toes intact'

Ballandean firefighter begs community amid 'Armageddon'

premium_icon Ballandean firefighter begs community amid 'Armageddon'

'That's the sort of thing where people die.'

EXCLUSIVE LOOK: The devastation of fire on Southern Downs

premium_icon EXCLUSIVE LOOK: The devastation of fire on Southern Downs

A harrowing glimpse into the burned landscapes left behind by fire.

Fire crews save Angourie from ember shower

premium_icon Fire crews save Angourie from ember shower

The difference between neighbourhoods standing or smouldering

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