This backgrounder features two timelines; the first includes major bushfires, bushfire inquiries and related legislative reforms in NSW between 1926 and 2014. The second identifies recent bushfires and bushfire inquiries in the other States and Territories, as well as relevant Commonwealth Parliamentary inquiries. Key sources The Canberra bushfires of 2003 destroyed about 200 Duffy homes and the local petrol station. Located at -35.337, 149.035 (Lat. / Lng.), about 6 miles away. Wikipedia Article Suburbs of Canberra Fisher, Australian Capital Territory. Fisher is a suburb of Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia located in the district of Weston Creek.

The Australian Capital Territory attained self-government on 4 March 1989 and adopted the flag shown above on 25 March Australian Flags (Australia) from The World Flag Database The flag of Canberra W ishing all my fellow Canberrans a very Happy Canberra Day. Flag of the Australian Capital Territory - Australian Capital Territory - Wikipedia See ... 8. 2003 Canberra Bushfires On 18 th of January, 2003, after burning for a weak, the fire entered into the residential area near the border of Canberra. This unkind fire burnt 4 people and destroyed 400 homes within a short period of 10 hours. Facts about Bushfires 3: the estimated cost. The bushfire in Australia had cost A$2.5 billion for more than 40 years. It also destroys at least 4,554 houses and kills 250 people. Facts about Bushfires 4: the Victorian bushfire. In 2009, there was a Victorian bushfire which damaged 2000 houses and killed 173 people.