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Another scrubfire breaks out in Canterbury (+4 photos)

Another large scrub-fire has broken out in Canterbury reports

Weather Analyst Richard Green says the fire is sizable and can be clearly seen for quite a distance.

Local resident Simon Lewis says the fire is burning on the corner of Rifle Range road and Old West Coast road again.  Mr Lewis says there’s a windy nor’wester blowing and a hot 31 degrees there at the moment with the fire service in attendance.

Smoke from this afternoon’s fire / Simon Lewis

– Photo / Aaron Wilkson,


– Photo / Richard Green,


– Photo / Richard Green,


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