Thousands evacuate the South Coast as more homes have been confirmed lost

Lucy Bladen
Updated January 2 2020 - 10:50pm, first published 12:30pm

Thousands of people will evacuate the South Coast today with conditions on Saturday expected to be as catastrophic, if not worse, than the New Year's Eve blazes which claimed the lives of six people and has destroyed more than 380 homes.

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Lucy Bladen

Lucy Bladen

Reporter Canberra Times

Lucy Bladen has been a journalist at The Canberra Times since 2019. She is an ACT politics and health reporter. Email:

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