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Hunter Valley Local News Friday 8th November 2019


And, NSW Rural Fire Service crews from the Upper Hunter have been deployed as a part of the Hunter Valley strike team to fight bushfires at Forster.

Crews from Edinglassie, McCullys Gap, Darlington and Mangoola have been deployed to fire burning at Nabiac and surrounds - there are more than a dozen bushfires burning at an EMERGENCY LEVEL in northern NSW and along the mid north coast.

There is a TOTAL FIRE BAN in force here in the Greater Hunter, New England and Northern Slopes regions until midnight. 

Conditions are expected to ease this evening.