Historical information

Various news articles pertaining to the January 1962 Victorian bushfires in the Dandenong and Healesville districts.
• Hills Ablaze As 27 Homes Burn; Night Fight, p1 (Illust.)
• Yarra Glen, Healesville Saved; Fire into main street, p2 (Illust.)
• Flare-up at Montrose, p2
• 20 scouts flee as fire sweeps camp, p2
• Gaol for fires today …, p2
• Timber lost, p2
• Heathmont home lost, but others saved, p2
• The desperate fight, p3 (Illust.)
• Rubbish fire got away; Basin blaze, p3
• Panorama of destruction, p3
• Fire Captain Killed; 7 road deaths at week-end, p5 (Illust.)
• Heartbreak, ruin as … Fire Sweeps the Hills, pp18-19 .(Illust.)
• Tea; they made it for the fire fighters, pp18-19 (Illust.)

Physical description

Digital scan of original pages from newspaper