Rappler's latest stories on Australian bushfire
Fires, then floods: How much can a koala bear?
Months of drought that have contributed to Australia's catastrophic bushfire season have this week given way to huge downpours in some of the blaze-ravaged areas
Australian animals face extinction threat as bushfire toll mounts
'We are not seeing the amount of animals coming into care or needing rescuing that we would normally anticipate. We think a lot perished in the fires,' says wildlife rescue group WIRES
Australia orders evacuation of fire-ravaged towns before heatwave
(3rd UPDATE) The New South Wales Rural Fire Service declares two 'tourist leave zones' stretching almost 300 kilometers from the town of Nowra along the picturesque coast to neighbouring Victoria state