Fighting fire from the air: Bendigo helicopters ready for season

Ashley Fritsch
Updated November 26 2017 - 7:36pm, first published 7:30pm

It’s an unmistakable sound when the mercury’s high and the conditions are dry – the thundering of a water-bombing helicopter flying overhead.

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Ashley Fritsch

Ashley Fritsch


Journalist for the Bendigo Advertiser. Love country living, my two children (retriever and a foxy), reading and sunny days. Email:

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