Heavy rains help firefighters contain massive wildfires
Despite the rain, firefighters are still battling nearly 20 fires
ABC Premium News
QUEENSLAND, Australia — Overnight rain has doused two major fires in south east Queensland but crews are still dealing with extreme fire conditions in the state's west.
Authorities say the rain has extinguished bushfires which had been burning at Greenbank and Mount Tambourine south of Brisbane.
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