Fam­ily grate­ful but strug­gling af­ter prop­erty fire

Central and North Burnett Times - - LOCAL NEWS -

A FAM­ILY is bat­tling to care for their rare goats af­ter a fire roared through their prop­erty last Tues­day.

The Rogers fam­ily at Cartref Goat Farm said they­were ex­tremely grate­ful to Mun­dub­bera and Coon­am­bula fire bri­gades and ev­ery­one else who helped save their home and stock.

But Sam Rogers said she was ir­ri­ga­tion pipes.

“A fire started up be­hind him and he was run­ning for his life try­ing to get to the dam.

“He had no walkie talkie so we weren’t aware of the strife he was in. For­tu­nately he is okay.”

Ms Rogers said there was still plenty of smoke in the area with some logs smoul­der­ing, mak­ing breath­ing dif­fi­cult.

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