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The destruction toll continued to rise on Saturday from some of the most costly wildfires to ever strike Australia's most populous state as fire fighters prepared for worsening conditions.
In the Blue Mountains west of Sydney, one of the worst hit regions in fire-ravaged New South Wales state, 193 homes have been destroyed and another 109 damaged by the fire storm that peaked on Thursday, the Rural Fire Service announced on Saturday.
Residents who lost family homes in a wildfire in Australia have said they are devastated. "I said to my husband, 'I remember when you carried me across the threshold'...All of that hard work the we put into everything for all years and it's just gone," said Yellow Rock resident Christine Senior.
On Saturday, 83 fires were burning across the state including 19 uncontained blazes.
New South Wales State Rural Fire Service Commissioner Shane Fitzsimmons said mostly dry weather conditions were set to continue. "The optimism we had for good, widespread rain seems to be disappearing," he said.
The Mayor of Blue Mountains in Australia where wildfires continue to rage has said that residents are going to "hear statistics and numbers today that are going to upset them."
Mark Greenhill added that residents should "hold on to that faith".
One person has been confirmed dead after around 100 raging wildfires swept across New South Wales in Australia, destroying dozens of houses and forcing hundreds of people to evacuate their homes.
ITV News correspondent Richard Pallot reports:
As Australian authorities continue to battle a number of major wildfires across New South Wales, NASA released an image of the blazes as seen from space.
The fires are continuing to burn around around the outskirts of Sydney, despite a slight easing of temperatures and winds.
It is feared that hundreds of homes have been destroyed, as many spent last night evacuation centres.
2,000 firefighters are working across the states to try and contain the blazes.
One person has died as nearly 100 wildfires burn in New South Wales, Australia.
Photographs taken in the town of Newnes show the devastation left behind by one blaze.
Wildfires are continuing to spread in the Australian state of New South Wales, with fears that hundreds of homes have been destroyed.
At least one person has died and hundreds have been forced to flee their homes, the Australian Broadcasting Corporation reports.
Nearly a hundred wildfires have swept across the Australian state of New South Wales, 18 of which are out of control.
Sascha Williams reports:
An injured kangaroo surprised passengers at Melbourne airport on Wednesday after it hopped through the busy terminal and into a pharmacy.
The Kangaroo, named Cyrus after of its rescuers, was injured by a vehicle on a nearby road before making its way into the airport.
The pharmacy was evacuated by police before wildlife workers tranquilised the animal and took it to a vet for treatment.
Australian comedian Julia Morris broke the news on Twitter: "Ok, so I'm at Melbourne airport & a KANGAROO has just jumped into the chemist... #notajoke #soundslikeajoke #mustneedaprescriptionfilled".
The terminal, which is close to bushland, is frequently visited by groups of kangaroos.