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American tourist rescued in Blue Mountains after falling 35 metres from bushwalking track

An American tourist spends the night at the bottom of a cliff in the Blue Mountains, west of Sydney, after falling from a bushwalking track. Full News here – Community And Society RSS Feed from 702 ABC Sydney

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Storms heading for Sydney from south coast and Blue Mountains

Storms heading for Sydney from south coast and Blue Mountains Areas to the south and west of Sydney have been warned to expect severe thunderstorms and damaging winds this afternoon. The Bureau of Meteorology has issued warnings for parts of the Blue Mountains/Hawkesbury, Wollondilly/Wingecarribee and … Full News here – Read more on The Daily Telegraph

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Storms, hail hits NSW Blue Mountains

LARGE hailstones have hit the Blue Mountains as a thunderstorm sweeps across parts of NSW. Full News here – NEWS.com.au | National Breaking News

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NSW election 2015: Mike Baird’s campaign bus vandalised in Blue Mountains town of Katoomba

Vandals target the NSW Premier’s election campaign bus in the Blue Mountains, where Mike Baird pledges $ 4 million to stimulate tourism. Full News here – Government And Politics RSS Feed from 702 ABC Sydney

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Body found in Blue Mountains believed to be missing man Andrew Coogan

A body is found in the Blue Mountains, west of Sydney, believed to be a man who has been missing since Tuesday. Full News here – Community And Society RSS Feed from 702 ABC Sydney

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NSW tree clearing rules: Blue Mountains Council joins call for changes amid illegal clearing complaints

The Blue Mountains Council has called for changes to tree clearing rules, created in response to the loss of more than 200 homes during devastating bushfires in October 2013. Full News here – Community And Society RSS Feed from 702 ABC Sydney

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Search for missing man, Andrew Coogan, in Blue Mountains to continue

The search for a man missing in the lower Blue Mountains in New South Wales will continue this morning. Full News here – Community And Society RSS Feed from 702 ABC Sydney

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Cool break for Blue Mountains firefighters

FIREFIGHTERS believe a deliberately lit fire destroyed a Blue Mountains home, while in other parts of the state a Hunter Valley fire also threatened homes. Full News here – NEWS.com.au | National Breaking News

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Blue Mountains homes destroyed by bushfire; several Sydney properties in

Blue Mountains homes destroyed by bushfire; several Sydney properties in … A number of properties are in danger in the greater Sydney region after heavy storms and lightning in the area, as two Blue Mountains homes are destroyed by bushfire. Cliff Drive in Katoomba, Blue Mountains, is one of the streets most affected, with … […]

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Blue Mountains bushfires: Phil Koperberg’s report urges changes to recovery response following 2013 disaster

The man who led the recovery efforts after last October’s devastating bushfires in the New South Wales Blue Mountains says there are lessons to be learnt from how the State Government responded to the disaster. Full News here – Government And Politics RSS Feed from 702 ABC Sydney

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Fire guts Blue Mountains school

FOUR classrooms have been destroyed in a suspicious fire at a school in the NSW Blue Mountains. Full News here – NEWS.com.au | NSW/ACT

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Wollemi Pines: Secret plantation in Blue Mountains to ensure species’ survival

Experts have planted Wollemi Pines in a secret location in the New South Wales Blue Mountains to ensure the species’ survival. Full News here – Government And Politics RSS Feed from 702 ABC Sydney

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Two Blue Mountains mines a step closer

THE NSW Department of Planning and Environment has recommended two mining applications for the Blue Mountains west of Sydney be approved. Full News here – NEWS.com.au | National Breaking News

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Blue Mountains residents call for government action over road access in bushfire zone

Residents in two Blue Mountains communities say they are in a vulnerable situation because of the failure of two councils to agree on the upkeep of an access road. There is only one road in and out of Mount Wilson and Mount Irvine, while another road which connected the villages is impassable, despite previously being […]

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Blue Mountains residents call for government action over road access in bushfire zone

Residents in two Blue Mountains communities say they are in a vulnerable situation because of the failure of two councils to agree on the upkeep of an access road. There is only one road in and out of Mount Wilson and Mount Irvine, while another road which connected the villages is impassable, despite previously being […]

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