Strong winds and dry conditions caused emergency warnings to be issued for a number of bushfires over the weekend. Conditions eased on Sunday; however, authorities warned residents in affected areas to prepare for an increase in fire danger levels by Tuesday, November 12.
This footage shows a fire truck moving through a bushfire at Rainbow Flat near Taree, authorities said, on November 8.
Smoke from the fires could be seen from space. Credit: Davidson Rural Fire Brigade via Storyful