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Source: University of Canterbury

10 January 2020

Fergus Simpson, 22, from UC’s School of Forestry planned to spend his summer in Australia on a forestry internship but instead found himself among fire fighters battling the blaze to help the community of rural town Tumut.

  • Photo source: Radio New Zealand, supplied by UC student, Fergus Simpson.

Fergus talked to Radio New Zealand (RNZ), New Zealand Herald and TVNZ about his experience.