Wimmera properties ravaged by new year bushfire

Annabelle Cleeland
By Annabelle Cleeland
Updated January 3 2022 - 10:55pm, first published January 2 2022 - 11:54pm
CFA volunteers reload one of the aircraft deployed to fight the Langkoop fire.

Fire crews are battling more dangerous weather conditions this week following a grassfire that spread from South Australia into Victoria on New Year's Eve, which destroyed several thousands of head of livestock and $10 million worth of timber plantations.

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Annabelle Cleeland

Annabelle Cleeland is a Stock & Land journalist. She has worked at Australian Community Media for more than a decade serving in a number of roles including editor, senior journalist and national sheep & wool writer. She runs a fine Merino wool property with her young family in North-East Victoria.

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