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Fire aftermath 'too distressing' Arsonists start new bushfires Two quizzed over Australia fires PM announces day of mourning  A national day of mourning and a memorial service will honor the victims of the wildfires in southeastern Australia Man charged with arson Map of Victoria Australia
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PM Rudd pledges to rebuild fire-hit areas   Prime Minister Kevin Rudd has vowed his country would rally 'brick by brick' after the worst bushfires in its history Winds continue to spread wildfires
Sharapova withdraws from Austral. Open Ivanovic, Jankovic, Roddick win openers Murray, Serena beat heat, opponents Ivanovic, Safina through to 3rd round Venus ousted; Murray, Nadal prevail Nadal, Murray sweep into fourth round Jankovic downed in stunner to Bartoli Djokovic succumbs to heat, Roddick Dementieva storms into Aussie semifinals Safina seeing off compatriot Zvonareva  6-3 7-6   Serena beat Dementieva  Second seed Williams beat another Russian, in-form Elena Dementieva, 6-3 6-4   Superb Federer crushes Roddick in semis  Roger Federer was at his best as he reached 18th grand slam final with a straight sets victory over Andy Roddick at the Australian Open Williams sisters win Australian doubles title   Nadal sees off Verdasco in five-set epic  Rafael Nadal reached his first Australian Open final after a marathon over Spanish compatriot Fernando Verdasco which ended in the early hou... Australia counts heatwave deaths   Serena claims 4th Australian Open  The second-seeded Serena Williams made an emphatic 6-0 6-3 victory over Russian Dinara Safina, winning her 10th grand slam crown   Nadal wins Australian Open  Rafael Nadal claimed his first Australian Open title and denied Roger Federer his 14th grand slam crown in 5-set victory, 7-5 3-6 7-6 3-6 6-2   Arson blamed for fires  Police believe that arsonists were to blame for some of the fires which have caused destruction in the south-east of the country   Raging wildfires kill at least 25  The wildfires fueled by strong winds and scorching temperatures in southeastern Australia   Raging bushfires kill at least 65  About 30,000 firefighters continued to battle the flames. Prime Minister Rudd announced the creation of an $10 million relief fund   Bush fires kill at least 93 people   Thousands of firefighters and the army, are battling several major fires, and the number of dead is expected to rise as fires are put out Raging wildfires killed at least 130 people  The wildfires have killed at least 130 people, decimating massive spans of land and leaving thousands homeless Toll from bush fires claimed 181 Map of Victoria Australia


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  Some people died in their cars trying to escape the fires. Some of the fires in the state of Victoria were started deliberately
 The Victorian bushfires are a series of bushfires that were ignited on 7 February 2009, resulting in Australia's highest ever loss of life from a bushfire. Over 500 people injuried. The fires have destroyed at least 1,834 homes in towns north-east of Melbourn. The fires have left an estimated 7,500 people homeless
 
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  Winds whipping across southeastern Australia's countryside continued to fan deadly brushfires, spreading flames through rural towns
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  Man was charged with lighting a fire, which killed at least 21 people, near the town of Churchill in the state of Victoria
Feb.21   Australia mourns bushfire victims Map of Victoria Australia
  Australia is observing a day of mourning for the victims of fires which swept across the state of Victoria, claiming more than 200 lives
Feb.24   Fire death toll reaches 210   Victoria Police are still working to identify all the victims of the fires that have raged. At least 2,029 homes have been destroyed

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Mar.13   Australia hosts bush fire benefit  Australia's biggest music stars are being joined by international groups for a day of music to raise funds for victims of recent disasters Mar.29 Button wins Grand Prix for Brawn


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Apr.2 Hamilton disqualified from Grand Prix


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May.10   Australia probes Victoria fires   A public inquiry has opened to look into the bush fires in Victoria state in February - the worst in the country's history

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Jul.25   Chinese hack film festival site  Chinese hackers have attacked the website of Melbourne International Film Festival over a documentary about Uighur leader Rebiya Kadeer

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Aug.3   Australia detains terror suspects
  Police have arrested four people after uncovering what they say was a plot to launch a suicide attack on an army base


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Sep.17   Man fathered four with daughter
  A man, in his 60s, has been arrested for allegedly fathering four children with a daughter he repeatedly raped for more than 30 years





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Australia counts heatwave deaths   Arson blamed for fires  Police believe that arsonists were to blame for some of the fires which have caused destruction in the south-east of the country   Raging wildfires kill at least 25  The wildfires fueled by strong winds and scorching temperatures in southeastern Australia   Raging bushfires kill at least 65  About 30,000 firefighters continued to battle the flames. Prime Minister Rudd announced the creation of an $10 million relief fund   Bush fires kill at least 93 people   Thousands of firefighters and the army, are battling several major fires, and the number of dead is expected to rise as fires are put out Raging wildfires killed at least 130 people  The wildfires have killed at least 130 people, decimating massive spans of land and leaving thousands homeless Toll from bush fires claimed 181 Map of Victoria Australia




Melbourne, 2009 Disasters Timeline ... See World Disasters timeline Top ^
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  Some people died in their cars trying to escape the fires. Some of the fires in the state of Victoria were started deliberately
 The Victorian bushfires are a series of bushfires that were ignited on 7 February 2009, resulting in Australia's highest ever loss of life from a bushfire. Over 500 people injuried. The fires have destroyed at least 1,834 homes in towns north-east of Melbourn. The fires have left an estimated 7,500 people homeless
Feb.9 PM Rudd pledges to rebuild fire-hit areas   Prime Minister Kevin Rudd has vowed his country would rally 'brick by brick' after the worst bushfires in its history Feb.10 Winds continue to spread wildfires
  Winds whipping across southeastern Australia's countryside continued to fan deadly brushfires, spreading flames through rural towns
Feb.10 Fire aftermath 'too distressing'
Feb.11 Arsonists start new bushfires Feb.11 Two quizzed over Australia fires Feb.12 PM announces day of mourning  A national day of mourning and a memorial service will honor the victims of the wildfires in southeastern Australia Feb.21 Australia mourns bushfire victims Map of Victoria Australia
  Australia is observing a day of mourning for the victims of fires which swept across the state of Victoria, claiming more than 200 lives
Feb.24 Fire death toll reaches 210   Victoria Police are still working to identify all the victims of the fires that have raged. At least 2,029 homes have been destroyed Mar.13 Australia hosts bush fire benefit  Australia's biggest music stars are being joined by international groups for a day of music to raise funds for victims of recent disasters May.10 Australia probes Victoria fires   A public inquiry has opened to look into the bush fires in Victoria state in February - the worst in the country's history



Melbourne, 2009 Business Timeline ... See World Business timeline Top ^
2009 Feb.9 PM Rudd pledges to rebuild fire-hit areas   Prime Minister Kevin Rudd has vowed his country would rally 'brick by brick' after the worst bushfires in its history Mar.13 Australia hosts bush fire benefit  Australia's biggest music stars are being joined by international groups for a day of music to raise funds for victims of recent disasters Jul.25 Chinese hack film festival site  Chinese hackers have attacked the website of Melbourne International Film Festival over a documentary about Uighur leader Rebiya Kadeer



Melbourne, 2009 Sports Timeline ... See World Sports timeline Top ^
2009 Jan.11 Sharapova withdraws from Austral. Open
Jan.18 Ivanovic, Jankovic, Roddick win openers Jan.19 Murray, Serena beat heat, opponents Jan.20 Ivanovic, Safina through to 3rd round Jan.22 Venus ousted; Murray, Nadal prevail Jan.24 Nadal, Murray sweep into fourth round Jan.25 Jankovic downed in stunner to Bartoli Jan.26 Djokovic succumbs to heat, Roddick Jan.27 Dementieva storms into Aussie semifinals Jan.29 Safina seeing off compatriot Zvonareva  6-3 7-6 Jan.29   Serena beat Dementieva  Second seed Williams beat another Russian, in-form Elena Dementieva, 6-3 6-4 Jan.29   Superb Federer crushes Roddick in semis  Roger Federer was at his best as he reached 18th grand slam final with a straight sets victory over Andy Roddick at the Australian Open Jan.29 Williams sisters win Australian doubles title Jan.30   Nadal sees off Verdasco in five-set epic  Rafael Nadal reached his first Australian Open final after a marathon over Spanish compatriot Fernando Verdasco which ended in the early hou... Jan.31   Serena claims 4th Australian Open
  The second-seeded Serena Williams made an emphatic 6-0 6-3 victory over Russian Dinara Safina, winning her 10th grand slam crown Feb.1   Nadal wins Australian Open  Rafael Nadal claimed his first Australian Open title and denied Roger Federer his 14th grand slam crown in 5-set victory, 7-5 3-6 7-6 3-6 6-2 Mar.29 Button wins Grand Prix for Brawn Apr.2 Hamilton disqualified from Grand Prix



Melbourne, 2009 Crime Timeline ... See World Crime timeline Top ^
2009 Feb.1   Arson blamed for fires  Police believe that arsonists were to blame for some of the fires which have caused destruction in the south-east of the country Feb.11 Arsonists start new bushfires
Feb.11 Two quizzed over Australia fires Feb.12 Man charged with arson Map of Victoria Australia
  Man was charged with lighting a fire, which killed at least 21 people, near the town of Churchill in the state of Victoria
Jul.25 Chinese hack film festival site  Chinese hackers have attacked the website of Melbourne International Film Festival over a documentary about Uighur leader Rebiya Kadeer Aug.3 Australia detains terror suspects
  Police have arrested four people after uncovering what they say was a plot to launch a suicide attack on an army base
Sep.17 Man fathered four with daughter  A man, in his 60s, has been arrested for allegedly fathering four children with a daughter he repeatedly raped for more than 30 years



Melbourne, 2009 Politics Timeline ... See World Politics timeline Top ^
2009 Feb.12 PM announces day of mourning  A national day of mourning and a memorial service will honor the victims of the wildfires in southeastern Australia Feb.21 Australia mourns bushfire victims
Map of Victoria Australia
  Australia is observing a day of mourning for the victims of fires which swept across the state of Victoria, claiming more than 200 lives
May.10 Australia probes Victoria fires   A public inquiry has opened to look into the bush fires in Victoria state in February - the worst in the country's history