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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.

Selwyn Snow Resort to remain closed for 2020 ski season

Selwyn Snow Resort today announced plans for 2020 recovery after the infrastructure of the resort was tragically lost in the bushfires  in January this year. An...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

Some of the ski resorts digging deep for bushfire relief on...

It's a different kind of Australia Day at ski resorts around the globe this year with the country still in bushfire crisis. There are still...

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...

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...

“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...

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...

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...

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...

Why we’ve chosen these charities for Snow Aid Australia

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....

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...

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