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 and Qld fires: Sydney ringed by bushfires with two states on alert – live | Australia news

There are six fires at watch and act level in NSW this morning, four of them very close together, inland from the Central Coast. The Gospers Mountain fire has burned through more 250,700 hectares of the the Wollemi, Yengo and Dharug National Parks, and Parr State Recreation areas, and there are fears it could join […]