rural fire service

Lightning strikes could start fresh fires, RFS warns

premium_icon Lightning strikes could start fresh fires, RFS warns

Thunderstorms are predicted to hit the region tomorrow

Man suffers neck injuries swimming at Valley beach

premium_icon Man suffers neck injuries swimming at Valley beach

Emergency services respond to incident this morning

'These people are true heroes'

'These people are true heroes'

'Too often the word "hero” is bandied around for the wrong reasons'

LLS support 'bloody unreal' in bushfires

premium_icon LLS support 'bloody unreal' in bushfires

Nothing but praise for organisation assisting in fire effort

Fire’s devastating scale revealed

premium_icon Fire’s devastating scale revealed

The scale of the blaze burning west of Coffs Harbour is staggering.

Fireys continue to mop up fire south of Yamba

premium_icon Fireys continue to mop up fire south of Yamba

Fire crews continue work to contain 10,000ha blaze

UPDATE: Fire crews prepare for wind change

UPDATE: Fire crews prepare for wind change

Increased activity on southern frontline of Shark Creek fire

Fireys gain upper hand in bushfire south of Yamba

premium_icon Fireys gain upper hand in bushfire south of Yamba

Threat level downgraded in favourable conditions for fire crews

Fire crews save Angourie from ember shower

premium_icon Fire crews save Angourie from ember shower

The difference between neighbourhoods standing or smouldering

STAY OR GO: Angourie, Wooloweyah residents make tough choice

premium_icon STAY OR GO: Angourie, Wooloweyah residents make tough choice

Emergency warning was declared for villages Monday afternoon

VIDEO: Waterbombing air tanker drops payload on firefronts

premium_icon VIDEO: Waterbombing air tanker drops payload on firefronts

How the RFS Air Tanker is making an impact on the firefronts

34 heartbreaking photos from Long Gully Rd bushfire

premium_icon 34 heartbreaking photos from Long Gully Rd bushfire

Fire crews from across the state are working to contain the blaze

WATCH: Fire fighting aircraft in action over Yamba

premium_icon WATCH: Fire fighting aircraft in action over Yamba

Air support has been vital to fighting the Shark Creek fire

ON THE GROUND: Photos from Shark Creek firefront

premium_icon ON THE GROUND: Photos from Shark Creek firefront

PHOTOS from the dramatic scenes of the fire as it impacts villages

'F--king scary': Drake man in shock after devastating fire

premium_icon 'F--king scary': Drake man in shock after devastating fire

The impact of the bushfire is hitting home for locals

UPDATE: RFS effort saves properties, fire battle continues

UPDATE: RFS effort saves properties, fire battle continues

Rolling coverage with the latest information as fires blaze

HIGHWAY CLOSED: Conditions worsen as fire approaches Drake

HIGHWAY CLOSED: Conditions worsen as fire approaches Drake

Residents evacuate as bushfire approaches

TRAPPED: 'We've got to get out now'

premium_icon TRAPPED: 'We've got to get out now'

Shark Creek resident's terrifying ordeal

PHOTOS: Eerie silence falls over Drake as fire approaches

premium_icon PHOTOS: Eerie silence falls over Drake as fire approaches

Streets are almost deserted as a bushfire approaches town

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