Australia bushfires: total fire ban in NSW as heatwave temperatures forecast to soar – live | Australia news

12.17am GMT00:17 Industry groups are calling on the Victorian government to reduce greenhouse gas emissions but also to ensure a fair transition for workers in those industries. The groups include the Victorian Chamber of Commerce and Industry, the Victorian head of the Australian Industry Group, Investor Group on Climate Change, the Victorian Trades Hall Council, […]

NSW fires: wind change fans bushfires as Sydney smoke causes hazardous air quality – live | Australia news

5.58am GMT05:58 Potential respite coming tomorrow for Sydney – but not every part of the state. Graham Creed (@WeathermanABC) Sydney Air Quality for Wednesday 11 Dec 2019 is forecast to be FAIR. Worth noting that whilst Sydney has recorded 9 days with air quality above 200 (hazardous), Port Macquarie has recorded 38 and multiple days […]