Australia fires: French Island emergency warning as firefighters try to contain 90,000ha Victorian blaze | Australia news

A fire was burning out-of-control on French Island at Victoria’s Mornington Peninsula on late Saturday as firefighters backburned around the…

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Bushfires-hit primary producers can apply for grants of up to $75,000 | Australia news

The Australian government has announced a $100m package of grants of up to $75,000 for primary producers affected by bushfires.…

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Australia fires live: NSW, Victoria and South Australia bushfires flare amid extreme conditions – latest updates | Australia news

2.46am GMT02:46 Fires in the Snowy Mountains expected to merge “imminently” If you look at the active fire map on…

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Australia fires live: ‘If you are told to leave, leave,’ Daniel Andrews warns as Victoria, SA and NSW brace for bushfires danger – latest updates | Australia news

I’m closing off the blog for the night. We’ll have another one tomorrow, when the risk rises again for fires,…

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Australia fires live: NSW and Victoria bushfire clean up ahead of deteriorating conditions – latest updates

Scott Morrison to tour island where there are grave fears for unique wildlife. NSW and Victorian communities clean up during…

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Australia fires live: NSW and Victoria bushfires heap pressure on Scott Morrison – latest updates | Australia news

To deal with the climate change we cannot prevent and that is already here we must immediately begin work on…

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NSW, Victoria fires: Australian bushfires cause tens of thousands to flee in mass evacuation – live | Australia news

The young woman who refused Scott Morrison’s handshake has spoken to the media. Zoey Salucci-McDermott, 20, told the Ten Network…

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NSW and Victoria fires live: three more deaths confirmed in Australia bushfires and hundreds of homes destroyed – latest updates | Australia news

Two bushfires have merged on South Australia’s Kangaroo Island and are expected to burn for weeks, as firefighters prepare for…

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Australia fires live: Mallacoota fire in Victoria turns sky black as NSW faces bushfires threat – latest updates | Australia news

The prime minister, Scott Morrison, has issued this statement on the death of 28-year-old volunteer firefighter Samuel McPaul. Last night…

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Victoria fires live: 10 emergency warnings in place for Victorian bushfires – latest | Australia news

5.27am GMT05:27 Emergency warning for Tasmania There is an emergency alert for a bushfire in Tasmania. An uncontrolled fire has…

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