ACT fire authorities issue warning over 'disaster tourism' during Namadgi bushfire

Andrew Brown
Updated January 29 2020 - 8:45pm, first published 12:15pm

Authorities are warning Canberrans to stay clear of firegrounds near the Namadgi National Park and Tharwa, amid a rise in so-called "disaster tourism" in the area.

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Andrew Brown

Andrew Brown


I've been part of the Canberra Times since 2016, after reporting at local papers in Sydney's north-west. Since starting at the paper I've had stints on the Sunday Times, on the early morning breaking news round, and now as a general reporter, covering the ins and outs of anything and everything happening in Canberra, with a focus on health.

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