Scores of fires are raging across Australia's east coast, and the fire season has only just begun.
The fire season has started earlier than expected, with over 160 fires reported in the east of the country.
The blaze over the weekend forced hundreds of people to evacuate their hotels and nearby beaches.
A row has broken out at the G7 summit of world leaders - over the Amazon rainforest.
There's been a record number of wildfires across Brazil this year, most of them in the Amazon.
After French president Emmanuel Macron tweeted "our house is burning", his Brazilian counterpart accused him of using the fires for political gain.
Now Brazil’s environment minister has come forward with a solution: to monetise the rainforest, in order to deter illegal logging.
The best course of action is "opening up areas to commercial development", Ricardo Salles told the Financial Times.