Orroral Valley fire: Firefighters begin backburning in bid to contain blaze

Andrew Brown
By Andrew Brown
Updated January 29 2020 - 7:14am, first published 4:49am

Fire crews will use a break in the weather to carry out backburning in a bid to prevent the Orroral Valley bushfire hitting properties.


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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