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On high alert: Ballarat prepares for extreme conditions

Adam Spencer
Alex Dalziel
Updated February 21 2024 - 10:50pm, first published 2:23pm
The bushfire at Newtown on February 15, which burned into the Ross Creek State Forest. Pictures by Kate Healy.
The bushfire at Newtown on February 15, which burned into the Ross Creek State Forest. Pictures by Kate Healy.

Another Total Fire Ban has been declared for much of Victoria on Thursday, February 22, including the Ballarat region, as authorities prepare for another day of "extreme" fire conditions.

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Adam Spencer

Adam Spencer

Senior Digital Journalist

Alex Dalziel

Alex Dalziel

Journalist

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