"With the disastrous year that our wildlife has endured due to extreme weather and the worst bushfires in Victoria’s history, this story is even more special as so many of our animals have suffered and perished."
“It was basically the last piece of the puzzle for us, and if she hadn’t been found there, we were sort of at the end of where we were going to pull it up,” Sergeant Mitch Gray said.
“Holden will always have a special place in the development of our countries. As Australia and New Zealand grew, Holden was a part of the engine room fuelling that development,” said General Motors Holden Interim Chairman and Managing Director Kristian Aquilina.
Turia Pitt suffered 65% burns to her body in a fierce grass fire during a 100km marathon. It took several hours before medical help arrived and when she was airlifted out she was barely alive and wasn't expected to survive.
The Gospers Mountain fire, near the Blue Mountains, west of Sydney, was 512,626 hectares in size. The area larger than Long Island and Manhattan in New York City combined had been burning but has since been put out by the heavy rain.
“I told them to go for a walk, a little walk and stay together. ‘You guys should be OK’, give them a little independence and this is a one-in-a-million chance thing.”
Academics have assessed what countries have the highest risk of the incredibly infectious coronavirus.
Yarriambiack Shire Council CEO Jessie Holmes said the council did not have the power to request the home owner to take the Nazi flag.
Celeste Barber will host Fire Fight Australia, a concert featuring Guy Sebastian, Amy Shark, Queen + Adam Lambert, Hilltop Hoods and many more, in Sydney, on 2 February.
An estimated 8.4 million hectares of land has been burned and a total of 278 bushfires are still burning across Australia – 136 in NSW, 31 in Victoria, 23 in South Australia, 37 in Queensland, 26 in West Australia, 24 in Tasmania and one in the Northern Territory.