Chopper Fills up at Golf Course as Wildfires Rage near Sydney

StoryfulOctober 17, 2013

With New South Wales is in the grip of its most serious bushfire crisis in over a decade, ABC producer Mohamed Taha captured this footage of a firefighting helicopter dipping its hose into a waterhole on the golf course at Springwood Country Club, near Sydney, to drop it on the nearby Springwood fire. NSW fire officials said dozens of houses had been lost to the fire by early evening on October 17.