Dozens of blazes in NSW, Queensland and Tasmania as extreme heatwave moves north

Follow our Australia news live blog for latest updates

Get our morning and afternoon news emails, free app or daily news podcast

Dozens of fires are burning across the east coast of Australia during the spring heatwave with residents forced to evacuate homes and Sydney expected to set a new September heat record.

There were 63 grass and bushland fires burning along the New South Wales coast on Wednesday morning including 12 that were uncontained.

Leave a Reply