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Central Victorian firefighters heading to NSW

Around fifty local firefighters have headed north to help battle the devastating bushfires that are burning across New South Wales.

Catastrophic fire conditions are expected in the state today with the Bendigo firefighters to be stationed in the Hunter region around Newcastle.

A total of eleven strike teams from across Victoria were in place by seven last night while depending on conditions today Victorian crews could be back home again on Thursday.

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