Firefighter Scott Wilson recalls horrific day

By Scoll Wilson, Firefighter
Updated December 21 2020 - 3:55pm, first published 3:54pm

The Gospers Mountain Fire is the biggest bushfire in Australian history and among the ten largest the world has experienced. Ignited by a lightning strike on a tree within the Wollemi National Park on the night of 26th October 2019, which burnt for 79 days before torrential rains extinguished it on 10th February 2020.

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