Australia Is On Fire: Pictures

The afternoon sky glows orange from bushfires in the area around the town of Nowra in the Australian state of New South Wales. SAEED KHAN/AFP via Getty Images
Wildfires rage under plumes of smoke in Bairnsdale, Australia. Glen Morey via AP
The remains of burnt out buildings in the New South Wales town of Cobargo. SEAN DAVEY/AFP via Getty Images
A horse trying to move away from bushfires at a residential property near the town of Nowra in the Australian state of New South Wales. SAEED KHAN/AFP via Getty Images
Boats are pulled ashore as smoke and wildfires rage behind Lake Conjola, Australia. Robert Oerlemans via AP
A firefighter walks past burning trees during a battle against bushfires around Nowra in the Australian state of New South Wales. SAEED KHAN/AFP via Getty Images
Property damaged by the East Gippsland fires in Sarsfield, Victoria, Australia. AAP Image/News Corp Pool/Jason Edwards via REUTERS
The remains of a car that was destroyed by bushfires near a home in Balmoral. David Gray/Getty Images
The afternoon sun glows red as smoke fills the air in eastern Gippsland. Darrian Traynor/Getty Images
Bushfires burn between the townships of Bemm River and Cann River in eastern Gippsland. Darrian Traynor/Getty Images
Cattle under smoke-filled skies in eastern Gippsland. Darrian Traynor/Getty Images
Tourists walk with a dog through dense smoke from bushfires in front of the Batemans Bay Bridge in New South Wales. PETER PARKS/AFP via Getty Images
The aftermath of bushfires in Bairnsdale, Victoria, Australia. GLEN MOREY via REUTERS
A severely burnt brushtail possum rescued from fires near Australia's Blue Mountains. REUTERS/Jill Gralow
A helicopter drops water on a bushfire outside Batemans Bay in New South Wales. PETER PARKS/AFP via Getty Images
Smoke and flames rising from burning trees as bushfires hit the area around the town of Nowra. SAEED KHAN/AFP via Getty Images
Bushfires burn between the townships of Bemm River and Cann River in eastern Gippsland. Darrian Traynor/Getty Images
The remains of a house destroyed by a bushfire outside Batemans Bay in New South Wales. PETER PARKS/AFP via Getty Images
The remains of burnt out buildings along main street in the New South Wales town of Cobargo. SEAN DAVEY/AFP via Getty Images
A burnt out vehicle at a destroyed property in Sarsfield, East Gippsland. AAP Image/James Ross via REUTERS
Bushfires burn between the townships of Bemm River and Cann River in eastern Gippsland. Darrian Traynor/Getty Images
Cars destroyed by bushfires in Mogo near Batemans Bay in New South Wales. PETER PARKS/AFP via Getty Images
Smoke billows during bushfires in Buchan, Victoria, Australia. GLEN MOREY via REUTERS
The afternoon sun glows red as smoke fills the air in eastern Gippsland. Darrian Traynor/Getty Images