on New year’s Eve a group of people was forced to take refuge on the beach after the fire reached the town of Rosedale in the Australian state of New South Wales.
Retreat to the ocean was forced – place was in the grip of forest fires raging in Australia. The fire cut off escape routes and locals had to seek refuge in the water where they were taken through boats.
fortunately, the incident no one was hurt and there were no casualties, can not be said about the situation with the Australian fires in General – in the media regularly reports on deaths and injuries.
in addition, on Thursday, January 2, became aware of the announcement of mass evacuation in the South-East of the country. In the state of New South Wales their home for 48 hours leave more than four thousand people.