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(generated from captions) the potential to cause a fresh outbreak of fire. Now it's not occurred,
just when those strikes explaining
occurred, as they were explaining to me here at headquarters, some of strikes may have hit an old tree, an old stump out in the middle of nowhere, a remote area and they may be smouldering right now but once it gets fanned by a bit of flame it could build up into a blaze and all of a sudden you've got a new fire burning expecting it
in an area where nobody was expecting it and that's going to create a whole new headache. In order to just try to get on top of that, the RFS has aircraft in the air flying over the State trying to spot any problems like that before do bulk-bill become a problem.Even more recon work to be done. Thanks so uch many. Let's head back to Michael rowland who is out in the field and he has a high profile and well known resident of the Blue Mountains with him.I do indeed. He's the Labor Senator Doug Cameron. Good morning to you.Good morning. You're a resident of Blaxland in the plan
Blue Mountains, what is your plan today? Well my plan is when I finish this interview to go back down, finish packing we
the car and just get out till we see what is about to happen.Do you think that's the wise advice that a lot of residents should be following? I'm not a trained fire fighter. On Thursday when we were told we were in an emergency situation I got the fire out, I tried to do what I but the wind was so bad, I thought I was going to get killed by a tree. So I've decided discretion is the best part of valour. I'm going the move out for the time. I'm confident in the fire fighters, I'm very confident in authorities so I will leave them to do their job professionally.And what do you do in terms of choosing what you take with you in terms of personal belongings and the like? Do you have to be brutal on that front? Yes, you do, I think. We've taken the good
things. My wife is a pretty good artist, we've put some of her paintings in a safe place. And what we've done is look at what we probably can't replace and we made sure we've got medicine, any medicine, any prescriptions, things like else
that. But really everything else is things. Most things can be replaced. You can't replace your life.We showed our viewers an incredible picture of a fire fighter engulfed in flames before being helped out by a colleague. You can't speak highly enough of the bravery of these men and women? I can't get over it, a lot of these young people, and a lot of them are young people. They're often teenagers.Getting there, absolutely huge bravery in areas that you would not contemplate ever having to be in and they are just fantastic. It's not just the fire who are absolute heros, all of the government departments, the public servants have been great. We hear lots of hits on public servants but now you know why you need public servants. They're there great job.Something you are unhappy with and that is the level of assistance being offered by the Federal Government. What exactly concerns you on that front? I'm very angry about this. Previously in the Queensland bushfires and in the floods and Tasmanian fires, the criteria
fires, there was a set of leave your
criteria that if you had to