Marysville Fires

Marysville Fires Marysville, Victoria, is in a state of shock after the worst bush fires ever recorded in Australian history reduced its landscape to ashes. Communities have been destroyed and the death toll keeps rising.
Stephen Collins describes hearing the terrifying sound of the fires approaching; 'It sounded like a herd of buffalo coming over the hill.' Survivors wait anxiously to hear news of missing friends and relatives, and wonder how to begin piecing their lives back together. As another local resident explains, 'its just not knowing what to do and wanting to get back home, but what is home now? It's rubble.

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