Tilba Tilba Fires, 2009

 

28 Aug, 2009

A CONTROLLED burn that had been smouldering for several weeks broke out of State forests on Thursday, roared up the back of Mount Dromedary and by Friday morning has crested the top of the mountain.

The fire by Tuesday morning was now over 3000 hectares in size and burning in mainly inaccessible terrain in the Gulaga National Park and Bodalla State Forest.