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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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Blue Mountains RSPCA set to close as charities start to feel the pinch

The local RSPCA branch in Katoomba is earmarked for closure as the organisation plans to scale down its operating budget for the next financial year. Full News here – Government And Politics RSS Feed from 702 ABC Sydney

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Hikers found in Snowy Mountains after surviving night in freezing conditions

A Sydney couple missing in the New South Wales Snowy Mountains has been found safe and well. The 62-year-old woman and 65-year-old man became lost after leaving a Thredbo Village lodge to go walking in Kosciuszko National Park yesterday morning. Full News here – Community And Society RSS Feed from 702 ABC Sydney

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Blue Mountains bushfire recovery ‘not finished’

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Body of missing Blue Mountains man found in NSW central west

The body of a man missing from the Blue Mountains has been found near Oberon. Full News here – Community And Society RSS Feed from 702 ABC Sydney

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NSW urged to extend contract for Blue Mountains bushfire recovery co-ordinator Phil Koperberg

The Blue Mountains Mayor says January is too soon for bushfire recovery co-ordinator Phil Koperberg to finish his posting. Full News here – Government And Politics RSS Feed from 702 ABC Sydney

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NSW Government urged to extend mountains bushfire support

Bushfire-ravaged communities in the Blue Mountains will soon be without the oversight of their recovery coordinator. Full News here – Government And Politics RSS Feed from 702 ABC Sydney

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Christmas a tough time for fire-affected Blue Mountains residents, support services aim to bring cheer

Christmas in the Blue Mountains will be especially poignant and painful for residents who lost their homes in October’s devastating bushfires, and local support services have swung into gear to help. Full News here – Government And Politics RSS Feed from 702 ABC Sydney

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Anger at delays to clean-up after Blue Mountains fires

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17yo Tyler Irvine found after going missing in Blues Mountains town of Winmalee

A teenage boy has been found safe and well at a friends house after being reported missing in the Blue Mountains west of Sydney. Full News here – Community And Society RSS Feed from 702 ABC Sydney

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Blue Mountains residents frustrated by delays in bushfire recovery

Residents displaced by the bushfirest which devestated parts of the Blue Mountains are frustrated by the delays in the official clean up. One of them, the Labor Senator Doug Cameron says the state and federal governments are treating affected residents like second class citizens. Full News here – Government And Politics RSS Feed from 702 […]

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A flower festival boosts spirits after Blue Mountains fires

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Bushfires in Blue Mountains, Penrith smother Sydney in smoke and ash

Bushfires in Blue Mountains, Penrith smother Sydney in smoke and ash Sydney was hit by a severe fire danger rating with a total fire ban and a top temperature of 34C forecast. The effects were even felt on the northern beaches. Manly Daily reader Claire Bridgewater said via Facebook: "Smoke and ash very heavy in […]

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Winmalee residents criticise disaster relief eligibility rules, as Blue Mountains fires burn

The Federal Government is under mounting pressure to provide broader disaster relief payments for residents affected by the New South Wales bushfires. Residents in the Blue Mountains have criticised the Coalition for tightening the eligibility rules for disaster relief payments, as fires continue to burn uncontrolled. Unlike victims of the Tasmanian bushfires or Tropical Cyclone […]

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