Environment

Sun 23 Sep 2018

Massacre of emus ‘funny at the time’

Massacre of emus ‘funny at the time’

A FARMER who filmed himself running down emus on a country road has admitted it was “funny at the time”, but now claims he is not proud of the attack.

Sat 22 Sep 2018

Crews called to grass fire on North Coast

Crews called to grass fire on North Coast

The fire is currently listed as "being controlled” by RFS volunteers

How the firies can help you get ready for the fire season

How the firies can help you get ready for the fire season

RURAL fire brigades across the region will open their doors this weekend for the annual NSW Rural Fire Service Get Ready Weekend.

Fri 21 Sep 2018

12-year-old shark attack victim identified, still critical

12-year-old shark attack victim identified, still critical

“We would like to thank everyone who has helped and cared for Hannah, including the police, emergency services and the hospital teams."

Big threat with second mining boom

Big threat with second mining boom

AUSTRALIA’S crippled mining industry is about to boom again, but experts say a culture that has led to dozens of deaths persists.

Fast-moving fire destroys home, sheds near Esk

Fast-moving fire destroys home, sheds near Esk

A full assessment of the damage including loss of property and damage to infrastructure is being assessed by the Queensland Fire and Emergency Service

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