The Hunter has at least 11 active fires, including in Singleton and Dungog areas

Lucinda Garbutt-Young
Updated September 21 2023 - 6:34pm, first published 4:15pm

Rural Fire Service (RFS) crews are continuing to fight blazes in the Hunter during what is forecast to be the worst bushfire season since black summer.

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Lucinda Garbutt-Young

Lucinda Garbutt-Young is a producer at The Canberra Times. She was previously a reporter at the Newcastle Herald, where she covered breaking news, court and other general news. Do you have a story? Email Lucinda at

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