Bushfire Photography: Masonite Road, Tomago New South Wales

“Courage is found in unlikely places.” ― J.R.R. Tolkien On Sunday 14 January, I spent most of the day backburning and waiting to protect properties in the Grahamtown area next to Newcastle Airport. A severe weather warning gave us some good winds in the late afternoon and soon enough an emergency warning for Wade Close and surrounds, [...]

Preparing for the Summer Season in Australia – #NSWRFS HR Sunset

“The only order in the universe is just a cycle of calm and chaos.” ― Toba Beta "Me thinks that the moment my legs begin to move, my thoughts begin to flow." ― Henry David Thoreau "I can think of no more stirring symbol of man's humanity to man than a fire engine." ― Kurt Vonnegut "You have to do something [...]