Timelapse Footage Shows Firefighters Saving Western Australia Property From Wooroloo Fire

A bushfire advisory remained in place for many parts of Western Australia on February 8 as authorities said they were “managing” the Wooroloo fire.

Timelapse footage shows firefighters preparing to defend a property in Gidgegannup.

The fire is now “contained and controlled,” authorities said.

Eighty-six properties were destroyed by the fire in the Perth area, and about 42 square miles were burned, the Department of Fire and Emergency Services said. Credit: Department of Fire and Emergency Services WA via Storyful