Campfires cause concern across the state

Adam Holmes
Updated January 30 2017 - 4:34pm, first published 4:30pm
A weekend grass fire in Heathcote was used as an example of how quick fires can spread, even on days that are not listed as severe or extreme for fire danger. Picture: NONI HYETT
A weekend grass fire in Heathcote was used as an example of how quick fires can spread, even on days that are not listed as severe or extreme for fire danger. Picture: NONI HYETT

CAMPERS are being urged to property extinguish their campfires after Parks Victoria staff found more than one hundred fires still smouldering on public land in the last three days.

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Adam Holmes

Adam Holmes

Journalist at The Examiner and Advocate, Tasmania

From Adelaide to south-west Victoria, Bendigo to Tasmania, I've provided in-depth stories in politics, environmental affairs, issues facing disadvantaged communities, legal affairs and much more. Contact me at adam.holmes@examiner.com.au or on Twitter at @adamholmes010

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