PARTS of the region are already being affected, and now the smoke is heading towards Lismore, firefighters have warned.

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05th Sept. 2019 2:09 PM

THE region's chief rural firefighter says the combination of extreme dry and heat this week is creating potentially...

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03rd Sept. 2019 2:09 PM

They've done their part in preparing for bushfire season - now it's your turn

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05th Aug. 2019 4:08 PM

THE IPSWICH region is near the top of the state's bushfire hotspot list, prompting renewed calls from firefighters to get...

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28th June 2019 1:06 PM

The fire season started in mid-July last year - several weeks earlier than normal - which has prompted the sense of urgency...

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14th June 2019 10:06 AM

TWO months without a functioning fire service has ended with a passionate man stepping up to take on the top job.

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05th April 2019 2:04 PM

A WOODGATE couple had to make a gut-wrenching decision to either protect their home from a raging fire or to save a mother...

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12th March 2019 10:03 AM

RURAL Fire Service crews will continue monitoring a large, out-of-control bushfire which has decimated more than 19,100...

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15th Feb. 2019 5:02 AM