In Australia burns on the edge of the capital Canberra a new bush fire. According to the authorities, it burned on an area of 8,000 hectares, the fire threatened the village of Tharwa. Embers flying around started small fires outside the great fire. The risk of fire rose again in the whole southeast of Australia.
The fire had been started on Monday evening south of Canberra by a helicopter that was used to support the fire fighting. Its landing lights lit grass in a national park. In the southern suburbs of the capital, emergency services knocked on front doors
and advised the residents to look for a possible one
Prepare for evacuation.
For the coming days will be for the southeast Australia rising temperatures are predicted. The bush fires have burned more than 10.6 million hectares of soil since September. 33 people died.