Bendigo's fire risk likely to rise in fringe suburbs: expert

Elspeth Kernebone
By Elspeth Kernebone
January 10 2020 - 5:00pm
Firefighters battle a blaze in Huntly on Saturday. Picture: NONI HYETT

FIREFIGHTERS are steering Bendigo's future development away from bushland, as they fear increasing population could put people in the path of fire.

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Elspeth Kernebone

Accident brought me to journalism, but every day convinces me again that strong media is more important than ever. After a starting off as the sole reporter in a tiny NSW town, I’m loving the teeming metropolis that is Bendigo. Focussed on health, business and education. Got a tip? Email elspeth.kernebone@bendigoadvertiser.com.au.

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