South Coast fires: 'Hindsight is a great thing': evacuated Malua Bay residents grapple with what they might have saved

Doug Dingwall
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By Doug Dingwall, and Elliot Williams
Updated January 2 2020 - 9:57am, first published 4:28am

A group of suburban blocks near the main street in Malua Bay showed the utter destruction wrought by the inferno that roared through the town.

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Doug Dingwall

Doug Dingwall

Public Service Editor

Doug Dingwall is The Canberra Times' Public Service Editor. He writes about government and federal politics, and edits The Public Sector Informant. He has an interest in integrity and industrial relations. Previously he worked at The Examiner in Launceston, where he won a Tasmanian Human Rights Award in 2016 for his reporting. Contact him on doug.dingwall@canberratimes.com.au

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Elliot Williams

Canberra Times journalist

I've been a reporter with The Canberra Times since 2017 and as a proud Canberran it's been an honour to tell the stories of my hometown. I'm currently reporting on the public service and examining the ins and outs of a very important part of our city. Email: elliot.williams@canberratimes.com.au

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