Fires rage across Western Cape

 
 
 
  • A helicopter water bombs a wildfire that started on the mountains above Franschhoek. (Nardus Engelbrecht, Sapa)
  • (Nardus Engelbrecht, Sapa)
  • (Nardus Engelbrecht, Sapa)
  • (Nardus Engelbrecht, Sapa)
  • 10pm mountain burning - view from paarl south
  • (Volunteer Wildlife Services, via Facebook)
  • (Volunteer Wildlife Services, via Facebook)
  • (Volunteer Wildlife Services, via Twitter)
  • Huey bombing fire in Wemmershoek - Photo by Matthew Moxon
  • View 2 from Paarl - 28 January 2013
  • View from Paarl - Yesterday 28 January 2013
  • First sight of the raging fires, seen from a mountain estate on Hellshoogte
  • Fires burning through the night on 28 January
  • Fires as seen from Kylemore, 15km away from the raging fires
  • Fires as seen from the Hellshoogte Pass burning on 28th January 2013
  • Fires as seen from the Hellshoogte Pass burning on 28th January 2013
  • high flames seen from the River club golf course
  • runaway veld fire between the M5 and the River club
  • Smoke over Paarl 28/01/2013 6 pm
  • A chopper carrying water in Franschoek. (EWN, Twitter)
  • An ariel view of a fire in Maitland. (Air Mercy Service, Twitter)
  • (Renee de Villiers, Twitter)