Bushfire burns within metres of homes at Cabbage Tree Road, Masonite Road and Barrie Close at Williamtown and Tomago

By Carrie Fellner
Updated January 14 2018 - 9:53am, first published January 13 2018 - 6:15pm

A BUSHFIRE burned within metres of homes and forced the closure of Newcastle Airport, as it tore through bushland in Williamtown fanned by strong westerly winds on Saturday. 

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