Listen to Episode Eight of the Voice of Real Australia podcast: Bawley Point RFS brigade's new recruits take fight to Black Summer bushfire fears

Tom Melville
By Tom Melville
December 9 2020 - 6:00pm

In Spring 2019, the South Coast was readying for its peak holiday period but a decade of dry conditions and two years of drought had set the stage for a dangerous fire season.


Tom Melville

Tom Melville

Host, Voice of Real Australia

Originally from Canberra, Tom Melville worked for the BBC in the UK and as a freelancer in Tunisia before coming to ACM. He is the host of ACM's national podcast Voice of Real Australia.