Rain eases Orroral Valley fire, but 'hard slog' still to come

Andrew Brown
Updated February 11 2020 - 1:31pm, first published 9:00am

Heavy rain across the ACT has eased conditions for firefighters battling the Orroral Valley bushfire, but crews say "the hard slog" is yet to come.

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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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