Saturday, February 07, 2009

You cannot outrun a wildfire in Australia The bushfires in the Australian state of Victoria are the most deadly bushfires in Australian history. Stories of courage and horror are continuing to emerge ... It was the speed that caught us off guard. And the noise. Like a roaring, out-of-control freight train. It will be remembered as one of the darkest days in Australia's peacetime history

Australia Bushfires May Have Killed More Than 200 Bushfire continues to ravage S Australia : tales of heartache and survival