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Burning Issues 3: A pastoral meditation

Apr 13, 2012 | Discuss

Burning Issues 3: A pastoral meditation

It seems more than mere months ago that the threat of fire – and the reality – almost overtook law and order as the apparently major shared preoccupation of Centralians. Spurts of rain and cool weather spared us a summer as tense and fiery as the Spring was. For that we are all truly thankful, but let’s hope not complacent. In fact, our sudden change in fortunes highlights the biggest problem with dealing with fire in the post-buffel reality of modern Central Australia. Top End seasons are...Read more