Blue Mountains Gazette

State Mine fire findings released

By Jennie Curtin
June 25 2014 - 12:00am
A burnt-out carriage at the Zig Zag railway which occurred as a result of the State Mine fire.
A burnt-out carriage at the Zig Zag railway which occurred as a result of the State Mine fire.

The State Mine fire, which destroyed five homes and 56,000 hectares of bush last October, was started when anti-tank ammunition was detonated on a day of high fire danger at the Marangaroo Training Centre.

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