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Black Saturday bushfires

The Black Saturday bushfires were a series of bushfires that ignited or were burning across the Australian state of Victoria on and around Saturday, 7 February 2009 and were Australia's all-time worst bushfire disasters. [1]

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ABC Local Radio

ABC Local Radio is a network of publicly owned radio stations in Australia, operated by the Australian Broadcasting Corporation.

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ABC News (Australia)

ABC News is a national news service in Australia produced by the News and Current Affairs division of the Australian Broadcasting Corporation.

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Arson

Arson is the crime of intentionally and maliciously setting fire to buildings, wildland areas, dumpsters, vehicles or other property with the intent to cause damage.

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Arthurs Creek, Victoria

Arthurs Creek is a town in Victoria, Australia, 33 kilometres north-east of Melbourne's Central Business District.

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Ash Wednesday bushfires

The Ash Wednesday bushfires, known in South Australia as Ash Wednesday II, were a series of bushfires that occurred in south-eastern Australia on 16 February 1983, which was Ash Wednesday in the Christian calendar.

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Atmospheric pressure

Atmospheric pressure is the pressure exerted by the weight of air in the atmosphere of Earth (or that of another planet).

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Atomic bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki

The United States dropped atomic bombs on the Japanese cities of Hiroshima and Nagasaki in August 1945, during the final stage of the Second World War.

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AusNet Services

AusNet Services (previously SP AusNet) is an Australian energy company.

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Australasian Fire and Emergency Service Authorities Council

The Australasian Fire and Emergency Service Authorities Council, or AFAC, is the peak body responsible for representing fire, emergency services and land management agencies in the Australasian region.

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Australia

Australia (colloquially), officially the Commonwealth of Australia, is an Oceanian country comprising the mainland of the Australian continent, the island of Tasmania, and numerous smaller islands.

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Australian Broadcasting Corporation

The Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) is Australia's state-owned and funded national public broadcaster.

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Baynton, Victoria

Baynton is a small rural community in central Victoria, Australia.

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Beechworth

Beechworth is a well-preserved historical town located in the north-east of Victoria, Australia, famous for its major growth during the gold rush days of the mid-1850s.

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Beechworth Correctional Centre

The Beechworth Correctional Centre is a minimum security prison, located in Beechworth, Victoria, Australia.

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Belgrave railway line

The Belgrave railway line is a broad gauge electric suburban railway in Melbourne, Australia.

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Belgrave, Victoria

Belgrave is a suburb in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 35 km east of Melbourne's central business district.

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Bendigo

Bendigo is a city in Victoria, Australia, located very close to the geographical centre of the state and approximately north west of the state capital, Melbourne.

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Black Friday (1939)

The Black Friday fires of 13 January 1939, in Victoria, Australia, are among the worst natural bushfires (wildfires) in the world.

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Black River-Matheson

Black River-Matheson is a township in the Cochrane District of the Canadian province of Ontario.

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Brian Naylor (broadcaster)

Brian Naylor (21 January 19317 February 2009) was an Australian television broadcaster and presenter, best known for his longstanding stint as chief news presenter at GTV-9 from 1978 to 1998 and his sign-off line, "May your news be good news, and good-night.".

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Broadford, Victoria

Broadford is a small town in central Victoria, Australia.

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Bunyip State Park

Bunyip State Park is a state park east of Melbourne, near the town of Gembrook, in the southern slopes of the Yarra Ranges within the Australian state of Victoria.

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Bureau of Meteorology

The Bureau of Meteorology (BOM), formerly known as the Central Weather Bureau, is an Executive Agency of the Australian Government responsible for providing weather services to Australia and surrounding areas.

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Bushfires in Australia

Bushfires in Australia are frequent events during the hotter months of the year, due to Australia's mostly hot, dry climate.

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Buxton, Victoria

Buxton is a small town north-east of Melbourne in the Australian state of Victoria.

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Callignee, Victoria

Callignee is a locality in the Gippsland region of Victoria, Australia.

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Cambarville, Victoria

Cambarville is a bounded rural locality in Victoria, Australia.

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Camperdown, Victoria

Camperdown is a historically significant rural town in southwestern Victoria, Australia, west of the state capital, Melbourne.

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Canada

Canada is a country, consisting of ten provinces and three territories, in the northern part of the continent of North America.

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Child pornography

Child pornography is pornography that exploits children for sexual stimulation.

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Chile

Chile, officially the Republic of Chile, is a South American country occupying a long, narrow strip of land between the Andes to the east and the Pacific Ocean to the west.

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China

China, officially the People's Republic of China (PRC), is a sovereign state in East Asia.

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Christine Nixon

Christine Nixon APM (born 11 June 1953) is an Australian former police officer who was the Chief Commissioner of Victoria Police between 23 April 2001 and 27 February 2009, being the first female Chief Commissioner in any Australian state police force.

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Chum Creek, Victoria

Chum Creek is a town in Victoria, Australia, 50 km north-east from Melbourne's central business district.

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Churchill, Victoria

Churchill is a town in the Latrobe Valley, located in central Gippsland in the east of Victoria, Australia.

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Cigarette

A cigarette is a small cylinder of finely cut tobacco leaves rolled in thin paper for smoking.

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City of Manningham

The City of Manningham is a local government area in Victoria, Australia in the north-eastern suburbs of Melbourne and is divided into 12 suburbs, with the largest being Doncaster and Doncaster East, over an area of 114 square kilometres.

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Class action

A class action, class suit, or representative action is a type of lawsuit where one of the parties is a group of people who are represented collectively by a member of that group.

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Clonbinane, Victoria

Clonbinane is a sparse pastoral community in the Australian state of Victoria.

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Cloquet, Minnesota

Cloquet is a city in Carlton County, Minnesota, United States, located at the junction of Interstate 35 and Minnesota State Highway 33.

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Coleraine, Victoria

Coleraine is a town in Victoria, Australia on the Glenelg Highway, west of the state capital, Melbourne and north-west of Hamilton in the Shire of Southern Grampians local government area.

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Committal procedure

In law, a committal procedure is the process by which a defendant is charged with a serious offence under the criminal justice systems of all common law jurisdictions outside the United States.

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Controlled burn

Controlled or prescribed burning, also known as hazard reduction burning (HRB), backfire, or swailing, is a technique sometimes used in forest management, farming, prairie restoration or greenhouse gas abatement.

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Country Fire Authority

Country Fire Authority, or CFA, is the fire service that provides firefighting and other emergency services to all of the country areas and regional townships within the state of Victoria, Australia, as well as large portions of the outer suburban areas and growth corridors of Melbourne not covered by the Metropolitan Fire Brigade.

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Crikey

Crikey is an Australian electronic magazine comprising a website and email newsletter available to subscribers.

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Crime scene

A crime scene is a location where a crime took place (or another location where evidence of the crime may be found), and comprises the area from which most of the physical evidence is retrieved by law enforcement personnel, crime scene investigators (CSIs) or in rare circumstances, forensic scientists.

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Dandenong Ranges

The Dandenong Ranges (commonly just the Dandenongs) are a set of low mountain ranges, rising to 633 metres at Mount Dandenong, approximately 35 km east of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia.

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Daylesford, Victoria

Daylesford is a spa town located in the foothills of the Great Dividing Range, within the Shire of Hepburn, Victoria, Australia, approximately 115 kilometres north-west of Melbourne.

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Dederang, Victoria

Dederang is a town in north east Victoria.

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Department of Sustainability and Environment

The Department of Sustainability and Environment (DSE) was a state government department that managed water resources, climate change, bushfires, public land, forests and eco systems in the state of Victoria, Australia.

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Dimboola

Dimboola is a town located in Shire of Hindmarsh in the Wimmera region of Western Victoria, Australia, 334 kilometres north-west of Melbourne.

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Drainage basin

A drainage basin or catchment basin is an extent or an area of land where surface water from rain, melting snow, or ice converges to a single point at a lower elevation, usually the exit of the basin, where the waters join another waterbody, such as a river, lake, reservoir, estuary, wetland, sea, or ocean.

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Drouin, Victoria

Drouin is a major service town, located in the West Gippsland region, east of Melbourne, in the Australian state of Victoria.

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Eaglehawk, Victoria

Eaglehawk is a former gold-mining town in Victoria, Australia and a suburb within the City of Greater Bendigo.

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Early 2009 southeastern Australia heat wave

The early 2009 southeastern Australia heat wave was a heat wave that commenced in late January and led to record-breaking prolonged high temperatures in the region.

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Ember

An ember is a glowing, hot coal made of greatly heated wood, coal, or other carbon-based material that remain after, or sometimes precede, a fire.

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Energy

In physics, energy is a property of objects which can be transferred to other objects or converted into different forms, but cannot be created or destroyed.

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Eskdale, Victoria

Eskdale is a small town near the major regional centre of Albury-Wodonga, in Victoria's north.

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Extreme weather

Extreme weather includes unusual, severe or unseasonal weather; weather at the extremes of the historical distribution—the range that has been seen in the past.

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Facebook

Facebook is an online social networking service headquartered in Menlo Park, California.

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Fairfax Media

Fairfax Media Limited is one of largest media companies in Australia and New Zealand, with investment in newspaper, magazines, radio and internet, owner of The Sydney Morning Herald, The Age and The Australian Financial Review in Australia and Stuff.co.nz in New Zealand.

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Fauna of Australia

The fauna of Australia consists of a huge variety of animals; some 83% of mammals, 89% of reptiles, 24% of fish and insects and 93% of amphibians that inhabit the continent are endemic to Australia.

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Federation Limited

Federation Limited, trading as Federation Centres (FDC), and formerly known as Centro Properties Group, is an Australian Real Estate Investment Trust (REIT) company specialising in ownership and management of Australian shopping centres.

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Fire ecology

Fire ecology is concerned with the processes linking the natural incidence of fire in an ecosystem and the ecological effects of this fire.

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Flowerdale, Victoria

Flowerdale is a town in Victoria, Australia.

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Gag order

A gag order (also known as a gagging order or suppression order) is an order, typically a legal order by a court or government, restricting information or comment from being made public, or in some cases, passed onto any unauthorized third party.

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Geelong

Geelong is a port city located on Corio Bay and the Barwon River, in the state of Victoria, Australia, south-west of the state capital, Melbourne.

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Gilmore, Australian Capital Territory

Gilmore is a suburb in the Canberra, Australia district of Tuggeranong.

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Government of Victoria (Australia)

The Government of Victoria, under the Constitution of Australia, ceded certain legislative and judicial powers to the Commonwealth, but retained complete independence in all other areas.

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Great Hinckley Fire

The Great Hinckley Fire was a major conflagration on September 1, 1894, which burned an area of at least (perhaps more than) including the town of Hinckley, Minnesota.

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Greater Khingan

The Greater Khingan Range (Их Хянганы нуруу; Manchu: Amba Hinggan), also called the Greater Hing'an Range or Greater Hinggan Range, is a volcanic mountain range in northeast China.

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Greece

Greece (Ελλάδα), officially the Hellenic Republic (Greek: Ελληνική Δημοκρατία) and known since ancient times as Hellas (Greek: Ελλάς), is a country located in southeastern Europe.

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Haven, Victoria

Haven is a town in the Wimmera region of Victoria, Australia about 5 km from Horsham.

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Hay

Hay is grass, legumes, or other herbaceous plants that have been cut, dried, and stored for use as animal fodder, particularly for grazing animals such as cattle, horses, goats, and sheep.

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Healesville, Victoria

Healesville is a town in Victoria, Australia, 52 km north-east from Melbourne's central business district.

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Heathcote Junction, Victoria

Heathcote Junction is a town in central Victoria, Australia.

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Herald Sun

The Herald Sun is a morning tabloid newspaper based in Melbourne, Australia.

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Hinckley, Minnesota

Hinckley is a city in Pine County, Minnesota, United States, located at the junction of Interstate 35 and Minnesota State Highway 48.

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Horsham

Horsham is a market town on the upper reaches of the River Arun in the centre of the Weald, West Sussex and is within the historic county of Sussex, England.

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Horsham, Victoria

Horsham (locally) is a regional city located on the Wimmera River in the Wimmera region of Victoria, Australia, and is approximately north-west of the state capital Melbourne.

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Humevale, Victoria

Humevale is a rural locality in Victoria, Australia between Whittlesea and Kinglake West, about north-north-east of Melbourne, within the City of Whittlesea.

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Hyland Highway

The Hyland Highway (formerly the Hyland Way) is a road connecting the towns of Traralgon and Yarram in the Gippsland region of Victoria, Australia.

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Indonesia

Indonesia (or; Indonesian), officially the Republic of Indonesia (Republik Indonesia), is a sovereign state in Southeast Asia.

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Jeeralang, Victoria

Jeeralang is a locality in the Gippsland region of Victoria, Australia.

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Jindivick

Jindivick is a town in Victoria, Australia, located on Jacksons Track, in the Shire of Baw Baw.

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John Brumby

John Mansfield Brumby (born 21 April 1953), is a former Victorian Labor Party politician who was Premier of Victoria from 2007 to 2010.

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Kalimantan

In English, the term Kalimantan refers to the Indonesian portion of the island of Borneo, while in Indonesian, the term "Kalimantan" refers to the whole island of Borneo.

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Kancoona, Victoria

Kancoona is a locality in northeast Victoria, Australia in the Kiewa Valley, northeast of the state capital, Melbourne.

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Kangaroo

The kangaroo is a marsupial from the family Macropodidae (macropods, meaning "large foot").

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Kangaroo Flat, Victoria

Kangaroo Flat is a suburb of Bendigo in Victoria, Australia.

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Kergunyah

Kergunyah is a locality in north eastern Victoria.

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Kevin Rudd

Kevin Michael Rudd (born 21 September 1957) is a former Australian politician who was twice Prime Minister of Australia, from 2007 to 2010, and again in 2013.

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Kiewa River

Kiewa River, a perennial river that is part of the Murray catchment within the Murray-Darling basin, is located in the Alpine bioregion, in the Australian state of Victoria.

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Kilmore East, Victoria

Kilmore East is a locality in the Australian state of Victoria, 90 kilometres north of Melbourne.

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Kinglake National Park

The Kinglake National Park is a national park in Central Victoria, Australia.

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Kinglake West, Victoria

Kinglake West is a town in central Victoria, Australia.

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Kinglake, Victoria

Kinglake is a town in Victoria, Australia, 46 km north-east of Melbourne's Central Business District.

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Koetong

Koetong is a locality in north-east Victoria, Australia.

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Kyneton

Kyneton is a town in the Macedon Ranges region of Victoria, Australia.

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Labertouche, Victoria

Labertouche is a town in Victoria, Australia, located on Jacksons Track, in the Shire of Baw Baw.

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Landscape

There are two main meanings for the word landscape: it can refer to the visible features of an area of land, or to an example of the genre of painting that depicts such an area of land.

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Latrobe Valley

The Latrobe Valley is an inland geographical district and urban area of the Gippsland region in the state of Victoria, Australia.

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Leadbeater's possum

Leadbeater's possum (Gymnobelideus leadbeateri) is a critically endangered possum largely restricted to small pockets of Alpine Ash, Mountain Ash and Snow Gum forests in the Central Highlands of Victoria (Australia) north-east of Melbourne.

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Lightning

Lightning is a sudden electrostatic discharge during an electrical storm between electrically charged regions of a cloud (called intra-cloud lightning or IC), between that cloud and another cloud (CC lightning), or between a cloud and the ground (CG lightning).

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List of disasters in Australia by death toll

This is a list of disasters in modern Australia sorted by death toll.

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Long Gully, Victoria

Long Gully is a suburb of the regional city of Bendigo in Victoria, Australia north-west of the Bendigo central business district.

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Longwarry, Victoria

Longwarry is a town in Victoria, Australia south-east of Melbourne.

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Looting

Looting, also referred to as sacking, ransacking, plundering, despoiling, despoliation, and pillaging, is the indiscriminate taking of goods by force as part of a military or political victory, or during a catastrophe, such as war, natural disaster, or rioting.

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Loy Yang Power Station

The Loy Yang Power Station is a brown coalfired thermal power station located on the outskirts of the city of Traralgon, in south eastern Victoria, Australia and is the largest power station in Australia, generating power of well over in capacity.

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Magistrates' Court of Victoria

The Magistrates' Court of Victoria is the lowest court in the Victorian court system, with the County Court of Victoria and the Supreme Court of Victoria respectively judicially higher.

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Maroondah Dam

The Maroondah Dam is a rock foundation concrete gravity dam with an uncontrolled concrete chute spillway across the Watts River, located in the Central region of the Australian state of Victoria.

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Marysville, Victoria

Marysville is a small town, 34 kilometres north-east of Healesville and 41 kilometres south of Alexandra, in the Shire of Murrindindi in Victoria, Australia.

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Matheson Fire

The great Matheson Fire was a deadly forest fire that passed through the region surrounding the communities of Black River-Matheson and Iroquois Falls, Ontario, Canada, on July 29, 1916.

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Maurice Blackburn (law firm)

Maurice Blackburn, formerly Maurice Blackburn & Co, was founded in 1919 by Maurice Blackburn.

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McArthur Forest Fire Danger Index

The McArthur Forest Fire Danger Index (FFDI) was developed in the 1960s by CSIRO scientist A.G. McArthur to measure the degree of danger of fire in Australian forests.

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Melbourne

Melbourne is the capital and most populous city in the Australian state of Victoria, and the second most populous city in Australia and Oceania.

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Melbourne Water

Melbourne Water is a government owned statutory authority that controls much of the water system in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia including the reservoirs, and the sewerage and drainage system that services the city.

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Michigan

Michigan is a state in the Great Lakes region of the Midwestern United States.

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Monash University

Monash University is a university based in Melbourne, Australia.

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Monsoon trough

The monsoon trough is a portion of the Intertropical Convergence Zone Bin Wang.

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Mudgegonga, Victoria

Mudgegonga is a locality in northeast Victoria, Australia.

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Murrindindi, Victoria

Murrindindi is a locality along the valley of the Murrundindi River in Victoria, in eastern Australia in the Murrindindi local government area.

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Myrtleford

Myrtleford is a town in Victoria, Australia.

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Myspace

Myspace (originally: MySpace) is a social networking website offering an interactive, user-submitted network of friends, personal profiles, blogs, groups, photos, music, and videos.

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Narbethong, Victoria

Narbethong is a town in central Victoria, Australia.

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Narre Warren North, Victoria

Narre Warren North is a suburb in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 36 km south-east of Melbourne's central business district.

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Narre Warren South, Victoria

Narre Warren South is a suburb in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 40 km south-east of Melbourne's central business district.

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Narre Warren, Victoria

Narre Warren is a suburb of Melbourne, Australia, 38 km southeast of Melbourne's central business district in the local government area of the City of Casey.

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Negligence

Negligence (Lat. negligentia, from neglegere, to neglect, literally "not to pick up something") is a failure to exercise the care that a reasonably prudent person would exercise in like circumstances.

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New South Wales Rural Fire Service

The New South Wales Rural Fire Service (NSW RFS) is a volunteer-based firefighting agency and statutory body of the Government of New South Wales.

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New Zealand

New Zealand (Aotearoa) is an island country in the southwestern Pacific Ocean.

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News Corp Australia

News Corp Australia (formerly News Limited) is one of Australia's largest media companies, employing more than 8,000 staff nationwide and approximately 3,000 journalists.

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Nine Network

Nine Network (commonly known as Channel Nine or simply Nine, stylised as:::9) is an Australian commercial free-to-air television network, that is a division on Nine Entertainment Co.

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Ninemsn

ninemsn is an Australian website owned by Mi9 in partnership with Microsoft.

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North West Australia

The North West, North Western Australia and North West Australia, are usually informal names for the northern regions of the State of Western Australia.

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Northern Australia

The term Northern Australia is generally known to include two states and territories, being Queensland and the Northern Territory (NT).

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O'Shannassy Reservoir

The O'Shannassy Reservoir is an Australian man-made water supply dammed reservoir.

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Open-pit mining

Open-pit or open-cast mining is a surface mining technique of extracting rock or minerals from the earth by their removal from an open pit or borrow.

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Overburden

In mining, overburden (also called waste or spoil) is the material that lies above an area that lends itself to economical exploitation, such as the rock, soil, and ecosystem that lies above a coal seam or ore body.

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Pakenham, Victoria

Pakenham is a satellite suburb of Melbourne on the edge of the West Gippsland region of Victoria, Australia, south-east from Melbourne's central business district.

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Parks Victoria

Parks Victoria is a government agency of the state of Victoria, Australia.

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Pasture

Pasture (from the Latin pastus, past participle of pascere, "to feed") is land used for grazing.

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Pat McNamara (politician)

Patrick John McNamara (born Melbourne, 11 August 1949) is a former Australian politician who was a member of the Victorian Legislative Assembly, representing Benalla for the National Party from 1982 to 2000.

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Peshtigo Fire

The Peshtigo Fire was a forest fire that took place on October 8, 1871 in and around Peshtigo, Wisconsin.

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Peshtigo, Wisconsin

Peshtigo is a city in Marinette County, Wisconsin, United States.

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Philippines

The Philippines (Pilipinas), officially known as the Republic of the Philippines (Republika ng Pilipinas), is a sovereign island country in Southeast Asia situated in the western Pacific Ocean.

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Premier of Victoria

The Premier of Victoria is the leader of the government in the Australian state of Victoria.

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Princes Highway

The Princes Highway is a major road in Australia, extending from Sydney to Port Augusta via the coast through the states of New South Wales, Victoria and South Australia.

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Pyrocumulus cloud

A pyrocumulus, or fire cloud, is a dense cumuliform cloud associated with fire or volcanic activity, which may produce dry lightning.

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Redesdale, Victoria

Redesdale is a town in central Victoria, Australia., north west of the state capital, Melbourne.

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Reg Evans

Reginald "Reg" Evans (27 March 1928 – 7 February 2009) was a British-born actor active in Australian television, theatre, and cinema from the 1960s.

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Remand (detention)

The remand or detention of a suspect is the process of keeping a person who has been arrested in custody, normally in a remand prison, prior to a trial, conviction or sentencing.

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Retrofitting

Retrofitting refers to the addition of new technology or features to older systems.

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Richard Zann

Richard Alexis Zann (1945 – 7 February 2009) was an Australian ornithologist.

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RMIT University

RMIT University (officially Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology) is an Australian public university of technology and design based in Melbourne, Victoria.

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Royal Children's Hospital

The Royal Children's Hospital (RCH) is a major children's hospital in Melbourne, Australia.

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Royal Commission

A Royal Commission is a major ad-hoc formal public inquiry into a defined issue in some monarchies.

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RSPCA Australia

RSPCA Australia (Royal Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals) is an Australian peak organisation established in 1981 to promote animal welfare.

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Sam (koala)

Sam (2005-07 - 6 August 2009), also known as Sam the Koala, was a female koala from the forests of Mirboo North, Victoria, Australia.

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Sandy Point, Victoria

Sandy Point is a township in south Gippsland, Victoria near Wilsons Promontory.

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Settlement (litigation)

In law, a settlement is a resolution between disputing parties about a legal case, reached either before or after court action begins.

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Seven Network

Seven Network (commonly known as Channel Seven or simply Seven, stylised as 7) is the second Australian commercial free-to-air television network, who are currently owned by Seven West Media Limited.

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Seymour, Victoria

Seymour (locally) is a township in Mitchell Shire in the state of Victoria, Australia and is located north of Melbourne.

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Short Message Service

Short Message Service (SMS) is a text messaging service component of phone, Web, or mobile communication systems.

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Silage

Silage is fermented, high-moisture stored fodder which can be fed to ruminants (cud-chewing animals such as cattle and sheep) or used as a biofuel feedstock for anaerobic digesters.

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Single-wire earth return

Single wire earth return (SWER) or single wire ground return is a single-wire transmission line which supplies single-phase electrical power from an electrical grid to remote areas at low cost.

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Slater and Gordon Lawyers

Slater and Gordon is a multinational law firm headquartered in Australia employing over 2,500 people worldwide.

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Social networking service

A social networking service (also social networking site or SNS) is a platform to build social networks or social relations among people who share similar interests, activities, backgrounds or real-life connections.

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Southbank, Victoria

Southbank is an inner urban neighbourhood of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1 km south of Melbourne's central business district.

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St Andrews, Victoria

St Andrews is a town in Victoria, Australia, 36 km north-east of Melbourne's Central Business District.

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Stanley, Victoria

Stanley is a small town approximately from Beechworth in Victoria noted for its apple & nut farms.

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States and territories of Australia

Australia is a federation consisting of six states, three federal territories and seven external territories.

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Steels Creek, Victoria

Steels Creek is a town in Victoria, Australia, 45 km north-east of Melbourne's central business district, 7 km north of Yarra Glen.

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Strath Creek, Victoria

Strath Creek is a small town in central Victoria, Australia.

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Strathewen, Victoria

Strathewen is a town in Victoria, Australia, 45 km north-east of Melbourne's Central Business District.

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Strzelecki Ranges

The Strzelecki Ranges, also known as the Strzelecki Hills, is a low mountain range that is part of the Great Dividing Range, located in the West Gippsland region of the Australian state of Victoria.

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Stuff.co.nz

Stuff.co.nz is a New Zealand news website published by Fairfax Digital, a division of Fairfax New Zealand Ltd, a subsidiary of Australian company Fairfax Media Ltd.

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Sumatra

Sumatra (Sumatera) is an island in western Indonesia and part of the Sunda Islands.

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Supreme Court of Victoria

The Supreme Court of Victoria is the superior court for the State of Victoria, Australia.

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Taggerty

Taggerty is a town in central Victoria, Australia.

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Tasman Sea

The Tasman Sea (Māori: Te Tai-o-Rehua) is a marginal sea of the South Pacific Ocean, situated between Australia and New Zealand.

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The Age

The Age is a daily newspaper which has been published in Melbourne, Australia, since 1854.

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The Alfred Hospital

The Alfred, also known as Alfred Hospital or The Alfred Hospital, is a major hospital in Melbourne, Victoria.

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The Australian

The Australian is a broadsheet newspaper published in Australia from Monday to Saturday each week since 14 July 1964.

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The Sydney Morning Herald

The Sydney Morning Herald (SMH) is a daily compact newspaper published by Fairfax Media in Sydney and is also an Australian national brand.

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The Thumb

The Thumb is a region and a peninsula of the U.S. state of Michigan, so named because the Lower Peninsula is shaped like a mitten.

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Thumb fire

The great Thumb fire took place on September 5, 1881, in the Thumb area of Michigan in the United States.

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Tonimbuk, Victoria

Tonimbuk is a bounded rural locality in Victoria, Australia.

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Toolangi, Victoria

Toolangi is a rural township in Victoria, Australia.

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Traralgon

Traralgon is a town located in the east of the Latrobe Valley in the Gippsland region of Victoria, Australia.

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Triage

Triage (or //) is the process of determining the priority of patients' treatments based on the severity of their condition.

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Tropical cyclone

A tropical cyclone is a rapidly rotating storm system characterized by a low-pressure center, strong winds, and a spiral arrangement of thunderstorms that produce heavy rain.

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United Kingdom

The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, commonly known as the United Kingdom (UK) or Britain, is a sovereign state in Europe.

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United States

The United States of America (USA), commonly referred to as the United States (U.S.) or America, is a federal republic composed of 50 states, a federal district, five major territories and various possessions.

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University of Melbourne

The University of Melbourne (informally Melbourne University or simply Melbourne) is an Australian public research university located in Melbourne, Victoria.

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Upper Ferntree Gully, Victoria

Upper Ferntree Gully is a suburb in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 32 km south-east from Melbourne's central business district.

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Upwey, Victoria

Upwey is a suburb in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, east from Melbourne's central business district.

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Utility vehicle

A utility vehicle is a vehicle, generally motorized, that is designed to carry out a specific task with more efficacy than a general-purpose vehicle.

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V/Line

V/Line is a not for profit regional passenger train and coach operator in Victoria, Australia.

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Victoria (Australia)

Victoria (abbreviated as Vic) is a state in the south-east of Australia.

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Victoria Police

Victoria Police is the primary law enforcement agency of Victoria, Australia.

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Wandong

Wandong is a town in Victoria, Australia.

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Warragul

Warragul is a town in Victoria, Australia, east-southeast of Melbourne.

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Warrnambool

Warrnambool is a regional centre and former port city on the south-western coast of Victoria, Australia.

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Western Highway (Victoria)

The Western Highway is part of the principal route linking the Australian cities of Melbourne and Adelaide with a length of approximately 314 kilometres.

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Whittlesea, Victoria

Whittlesea is a town in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, north-east from Melbourne's central business district.

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Wilsons Promontory

Wilsons Promontory is a peninsula that forms the southernmost part of the Australian mainland and is located at in the state of Victoria.

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Wimmera Highway

Wimmera Highway is a 345 kilometre highway that connects the towns of Marong, Victoria and Naracoorte, South Australia, through the major junctions of Sunraysia Highway, Henty Highway and Western Highway.

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Wimmera River

The Wimmera River, an inland intermittent river of the Wimmera catchment, is located in the Grampians and Wimmera regions of the Australian state of Victoria.

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Woodside, Victoria

Woodside is a village in Victoria, Australia.

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Yackandandah

Yackandandah is a small tourist town in northeast Victoria, Australia.

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Yanakie, Victoria

Yanakie is a small, coastal township and district in South Gippsland, in the state of Victoria, south-eastern Australia.

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Yarra Glen, Victoria

Yarra Glen is a town in Victoria, Australia, 40 km north-east from Melbourne's central business district.

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Yarram, Victoria

Yarram (formerly Yarram Yarram) is an isolated town in Victoria, Australia, in the Shire of Wellington, located in the southeast of Gippsland.

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Yea, Victoria

Yea is a town in Victoria, Australia north-east of Melbourne at the junction of the Goulburn Valley Highway and the Melba Highway, in the Shire of Murrindindi local government area.

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1918 Cloquet Fire

The 1918 Cloquet fire was a massive fire in northern Minnesota, United States in October, 1918, caused by sparks on the local railroads and dry conditions.

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1967 Tasmanian fires

The 1967 Tasmanian fires were an Australian natural disaster which occurred on 7 February 1967, an event which became known as the Black Tuesday bushfires.

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2009 Victorian Bushfires Royal Commission

The 2009 Victorian Bushfires Royal Commission is an Australian Royal Commission that concluded on 31 July 2010.

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7 July 2005 London bombings

The 7 July 2005 London bombings (often referred to as 7/7) were a series of coordinated suicide bomb attacks in central London which targeted civilians using the public transport system during the morning rush hour.

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References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Black_Saturday_bushfires

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