Cross-border response contains suspicious blaze

Scorching Sunday: A ferocious grass fire that erupted on Bullecourt Rd in Corowa posed a formidable challenge for firefighters, requiring a swift and coordinated response from cross-border units. Fanned by scorching temperatures that reached 37 degrees, the blaze consumed around 70 hectares of land, posing a significant threat to the Whitehead St Wetlands and nearby properties. Photo by Jesse Payne.

Firefighters from Fire and Rescue NSW Station 268 Corowa, along with units from the Country Fire Authority (CFA) and NSW Rural Fire Services (RFS), successfully contained a fierce grass fire that erupted on Bullecourt Rd, Corowa, on Sunday.

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