New South Wales
“It looks like it’s going for my leg and it’s changed its mind,” Matt Wilkinson said of the terrifying video.
A series of devastating blazes has scorched nearly 30 million acres, killed 33 people and left an estimated 1 billion native animals dead.
Thousands of pounds of carrots and sweet potatoes were airdropped across New South Wales.
The arson suspects are among 183 people facing bushfire-related offenses in the fire-ravaged state, police said.
Officials told visitors to leave the South Coast region of New South Wales as they declared a seven-day state of emergency in the state.
All residents have been warned “to be on alert."
Some parts of New South Wales got hit by more snow than they've seen in years.
Labor Party leader Michael Daley’s comments came to light just days before state elections.
"Never before has a drone fitted with a flotation device been used to rescue swimmers like this."
One group called Melinda Pavey's comment “heartless” in the wake of several road deaths.