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...

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"

FIRE SEASON: ’Now is the time’ to prepare

Premium Content FIRE SEASON: ’Now is the time’ to prepare

With recovery still underway from the last horrific fire season, fire services are...

Visit from Santa ‘up in smoke’ as crews remain on high alert

Premium Content Visit from Santa ‘up in smoke’ as crews remain on high alert

For the second year in a row, the volatile, dangerous fire season has come between...

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.

Fire season off to early start

Fire season off to early start

A total fire ban is in place across the state

Fire season is far from losing momentum

Fire season is far from losing momentum

Brigades brace for challenging conditions

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

Central Queensland taskforce targets dangerous firebugs

Central Queensland taskforce targets dangerous firebugs

Several suspicious fires in Gladstone region in past few months

Volunteer fire fighters copping abuse while protecting homes

Volunteer fire fighters copping abuse while protecting homes

Resident tells volunteer fire fighter he's 'too busy watching footy'

Firies flex muscles in Exercise Valley Force

Firies flex muscles in Exercise Valley Force

Firies gather in Prenzlau for training exercise

Firies get ready for big season

Firies get ready for big season

Firies get ready for big season

Firies are fighting fatigue

Firies are fighting fatigue

Rural firefighters exhausted after spate of bushfires

Farm blaze fuels fire alert

Farm blaze fuels fire alert

On high alert for fire season