LIVE: Hunter region has been placed under a high fire danger rating

Lucinda Garbutt-Young
Updated September 21 2023 - 7:54am, first published 7:00am
Firefighters are at a blaze off Goldingham Street, Raworth. Pictures by Simone De Peak

A TOTAL fire ban and extreme fire warning has been downgraded to the 'high risk' advice level across the Hunter.

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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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