The 'Greener Places' policy hopes to guarantee a green recovery for New South Wales after the coronavirus.
We consider the ethics of using animals on social media for entertainment and education.
These missed workdays cost over €7 billion each day according to a report by Greenpeace.
There was an immediate threat to life and property from the wildfires, officials say.
A C-130 Hercules tanker aircraft crashed while fighthing bushfires in New South Wales, Australia, killed all three crew on board, state fire chiefs said early on Thursday.
A hypnotic animation produced by Copernicus' European Atmospheric Monitoring Service shows how Australian fires have generated so much smoke that it has gone around the world, back to Australia
The fires have been unprecedented.