Emergency level fire continues to burn at Charmhaven: large air tankers called in to protect train line, M1

Updated December 31 2019 - 9:52pm, first published 6:30pm

Update 9.50pm: The Charmhaven fire is now burning towards Blue Haven, fanned by the strong southerly winds. It has jumped the Doyalson Link Road.


Max McKinney

Journalist at Newcastle Herald

Max McKinney is a sports reporter with the Newcastle Herald. He previously worked in news, covering mainly local government and transport. Max mostly reports on the Newcastle Knights, but also covers a mix of local sport.

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