October 22, 2023
THE NSW Rural Fire Service have advised the fire threat has reduced from shelter in place to watch and act. The fire has slowed significantly and is predominantly in bushland, rather than grassland. The wind change occurred as predicted, and the fire is headed in a north-easterly direction. Containment lines are being put in place at Gundy Road and Glen Creek Road. Residents in the area are advised to continue to monitor conditions and watch for any embers around their property. Water bombers are continuing to fight the fire, drawing water from Richmond. Update: Some residents in Segenhoe area have reported power outages. Update: Fire crews arriving at properties near containment lines. View of the fire from Glen Creek Road, Scone.
DURING proceedings in the New South Wales Civil and Administrative Tribunal to obtain the geotechnical report on the failed Merriwa-Willow Tree Road, Council claimed they could not provide the document…
Link to: Parliamentary petition for investigation into Council. The petition closes on Monday, October 23. About the petition LOCAL resident, Patricia Taylor, has organised an ePetition with the New South Wales government, calling for an…