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‘Threat to all lives’: Popular tourist island braces for ‘vengeful’ bushfire – Yahoo News Australia

More strong winds are expected to strengthen the fire front on Monday, with one local saying: ‘It will be coming at us with a vengeance.’

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Residents have been urged to flee their homes as a dangerous bushfire that has been burning for months threatens a town on the world heritage-listed Fraser Island.
The Queensland Fire and Emergency Services issued the emergency warning for those living in Happy Valley on Monday morning.
They have also warned residents of the Kingfisher Bay Resort and Village to enact their bushfire survival plans and prepare to leave.
Leaving immediately is the safest option, as it will soon be too dangerous to…

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