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The Australian bushfire crisis in the 2019/2020 summer has been devastating. Here you’ll find news from the fires in the alpine region.

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Australia is in bushfire crisis under once blue, now pitch black to blood red, summer skies.  33 people have died. That alone is horrific. Horrific....

“Shake hands with the Snowies” – Jindabyne back in business

The NSW Rural Fire Service (RFS) advised this week that the Thredbo Valley is open from Jindabyne via the Alpine Way. Tourists are encouraged...

Torah Bright mini shred hits up Aspen as Bright supports bushfire...

There was no doubt who was the most popular Australian in Aspen Snowmass this past weekend, with over fifty 7 – 17 year-olds signing...

Foil, fly by and snow guns – Australia’s alpine prepare for...

As we enter yet another week of extreme bushfire risk in Australia, the nation's alpine regions are doing what they can to protect both...

State of disaster extended for alpine regions of Victoria this weekend

The state Premier, Daniel Andrews, has extended Victoria's first ever state of disaster declared last week. The state of disaster, originally declared for seven...

Video: Selwyn Snow Resort and Cabramurra bushfire damage

Selwyn Snow Resort revealed yesterday that the ski resort in New South Wales alpine region had experienced significant damage in the Dunns Road bushfire...

Photos: Selwyn Snow Resort decimated by bushfire, vow to rebuild

Selwyn Snow Resort in Australia's alpine region revealed yesterday they had been damaged by the devastating bushfires that ravaged the region on the weekend. Today...

Selwyn Snow Resort suffers extensive bushfire damage

It's sad news out of Selwyn Snow Resort near Cabramurra today as the ski resort reveals it has suffered extensive damage from the bushfire...

Blood red to pitch black in Jindabyne and Cooma ahead of...

It's been a long anxious day in Jindabyne and surrounds as residents who have stayed to protect property and support the fire and rescue...

Residents of Dinner Plain, Falls Creek and Hotham told to evacuate...

Vic Emergency has ordered residents of Dinner Plain, Falls Creek and Hotham Heights to Evacuate Now in a warning released after 5pm today. The warning...

Perisher and Thredbo in RFS bushfire spread prediction map

The New South Wales Rural Fire Service has released their fires spread prediction map for Saturday, January 4 and it includes Perisher, Thredbo and...

How to help Australians in the bushfire crisis from afar

As Australia is in the midst of a catastrophic bushfire crisis and now our alpine regions are in extreme danger, many of our international...

Victorian alpine resorts declared state of disaster in bushfire crisis

Victorian Premier Daniel Andrews has declared a state of disaster for the first time ever. The state of disaster covers six shires and three...

Visitors to Jindabyne ordered to leave before Saturday due to bushfires

The tourist leave zone for Snowy Monaro has been extended to Jindabyne, Crackenback, Adaminaby, and Cabramurra as dangerous bushfire conditions are forecast for this...

Visitors to Hotham and Falls Creek advised to leave due to...

Both Hotham and Falls Creek have advised visitors currently in the area to leave and those planning on visiting to reschedule their plans due...

Kosciuszko and Thredbo residents to evacuate due to bushfires

An evacuation notice is in place for Kosciuszko National Park due to bushfires. All people located within the national park and ski resorts must...

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