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Military evacuates fire-hit Australian town

Jan 03, 2020 - 2:30 PM

A navy landing craft from the HMAS Choules docks in the town of Mallacoota, where residents trapped on the foreshore since New Year's Eve clamber aboard with family, pets and a few belongings

This handout photo taken on January 2, 2020 and released by the Royal Australian Navy shows HMAS Choules sailing off the coast of Mallacoota, Victoria state to assist in bushfire relief efforts. Australia ordered residents and tourists out of the path of raging bushfires on January 2 as the country braced for a weekend heatwave expected to fan the deadly inferno. Helen FRANK / ROYAL AUSTRALIAN NAVY / AFP