From the safety of the suburbs, I listened to the radio on Saturday as it changed from an extreme-weather story to a firestorm story as the whole state seemed to ignite with over 400 'fire events'. All you do is keep listening to reports from the fire front, a continual stream of emergency messages and tragic stories.
Kinglake local shares story on Victoria fires
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the township has "virtually ceased to exist"
Boston Globe: The Big Picture via peacay