Wayne Menzies' home at Forbes Avenue comes under threat from a large bushfire burning across the Berserker Ranges on Rockhampton's outskirts. Firefighters bring the blaze under control before it reaches the house. Date: 18/10/2009
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IT was a miraculous effort that only one house was lost on a wildfire weekend in Rockhampton, but a suspected arsonist has fuelled community anger.
Local FIREFIGHTER WARNS: “It's been a long night, and it’s going to be a long day."