Bushfire danger period ends in Lower Hunter after one of driest seasons on record

By Sage Swinton
April 3 2018 - 8:00pm
Pictures: Max Mason-Hubers, Sage Swinton, Lachlan Leeming, MJF Productions

Despite one of the driest winters on record, a “substantial” number of total fire bans and an earlier than usual fire season, the Lower Hunter fared relatively well over the bushfire danger period, according to Rural Fire Service operational officer Guy Baddock.

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