Six days ago Lisa Martin of Scone assisted her sister in Merriwa with her animals during the Sir Ivan Fire.
Work continued for the Rural Fire Service over the weekend with a number of fires sparked, mostly by a late storm.
TV personality Edwina Bartholomew usually reports on news around the country on her Sunrise gig, but this week she nearly became the news.
A Cassilis man who has been assisted by the Mudgee community after losing everything in the Sir Ivan fire has suffered another setback.
NSW RFS crews have had another busy day in the Mid Western region.
Following the extensive bushfires which have occurred in central western NSW recently, the Rotary Club of Mudgee and Mudgee Sunrise have jointly sponsored and established a fund.
It’s hoped that work at the Kains Flat fire on Thursday – with ground and air crews carrying out back burning – will have it contained.
A total fire ban is in place for the Mid-Western area on Friday.
As heat records were broken around the nation last weekend, two fires raged in the central west, near Mudgee.