A helicopter view of a burnt-out field in southern New South Wales, Australia, on January 9, 2020. Photo: Handout via Reuters

Australia fires: rain brings temporary relief, but crisis ‘long way from over’

  • The milder conditions are expected to last around a week, giving firefighters time to try to get the fires under control
  • But authorities warn the bush fire season is far from over, with hundreds of fires across several states still raging
Topic |   Australia
A helicopter view of a burnt-out field in southern New South Wales, Australia, on January 9, 2020. Photo: Handout via Reuters
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