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January 17, 2020
Rain Hit And Miss With Fires

THE impact of rain on local fire grounds was sporadic with large falls of 60mls falling in areas without fires and only 2 mls over the Carter’s Road fire. Michael Robinson from Liverpool Range Fire Control said the cooler, humid conditions were helping fire fighting efforts and while the rain was helpful it has also […]


November 12, 2019
Travelling With A Horse?

THE Upper Hunter Shire Council has offered free camping space for people travelling with horses and are impacted by road closures due to the fires. Travellers are welcome to erect a temporary yard for a horse at the following sites: Aberdeen: St Andrew’s Reserve, St Andrews Street. Merriwa: Merriwa Showground, 2 Dutton Street. Murrurundi: Rosedale […]