EMERGENCY crews are attempting to discover just what is inside a checmical drum found at Barolin Rocks this morning. 

The drum was pulled from the water by a 50-year-old man. 

Emergency crews treated the man at the scene and secured the container. 

The Barolin Rocks area had to be cordoned off. 

 


Bushfire reported near Glen Esk

Bushfire reported near Glen Esk

People in the area may be affected by smoke

Newly planted trees stolen straight out of soil in parklands

Newly planted trees stolen straight out of soil in parklands

The group planted 35 trees for National Tree Day earlier this year.

UPDATE: Fire sweeps through estimated 3000 hectares

UPDATE: Fire sweeps through estimated 3000 hectares

The fire is still burning, now hitting an estimated 3000 hectares

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