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Warrimoo bushfire puts residents on high alert

November 2014

To read the ABC's news item on the Warrimoo bushfires, click through here: Blue Mountains bushfire: Emergency warning downgraded, firefighters able to back-burn

Backburn from Waratah Road, Photo taken by Terry BrockhoffBackburn from Waratah Road, Photo taken by Terry Brockhoff Helicopter hovers above Warrimoo OvalHelicopter hovers above Warrimoo Oval Smoke from the fire signals how close it isSmoke from the fire signals how close it is Fire brigade trucks filled the streetFire Brigade trucks on the ready Bushfire ragesStrong winds fanned the flames Waking up to ashes the next dayA blackened, ash filled gully the next day