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Nearly 30 missing in Victorian bushfires

Nearly 30 people are missing as massive bushfires continue to tear through Victoria's east, with people warned to brace for new blazes over coming days.

The latest on the NSW bushfires

THE DANGER ZONES* The NSW Rural Fire Service is reiterating it needs people out of five large areas:- around Sydney's southwestern and western fringes, including north of Mittagong and west of Penrith where the Grose Valley fire is still burning uncontrolled- the Shoalhaven from Burrill Lake to Nowra- Batemans Bay...

Thousands on highway to flee NSW bushfires

As night fell along the Princes Highway on the NSW south coast, thousands of people laid out bedding, pulled up camping chairs, walked their dogs and put their children to sleep on the side of the road as a long convoy of bushfire evacuees waited for the road to re-open.

Animal death toll climbing from fires

Millions of animals are dead and hundreds of thousands more will perish over coming days as a result of killer bushfires terrorising southeast Australia.