Coolagolite fire threatens dairy farm that was devastated during Black Summer

Nadine Morton
Updated October 9 2023 - 11:56am, first published 11:55am
Margaret, Brett and John Jessop at their Coolagolite dairy farm in February 2020, in the aftermath of the Black Summer fires that devastated their property.
Margaret, Brett and John Jessop at their Coolagolite dairy farm in February 2020, in the aftermath of the Black Summer fires that devastated their property.

Almost four years ago the Jessop family faced the flames on their NSW far south coast dairy farm and lost, but this week amid sheer terror, they won.

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Nadine Morton

Nadine Morton

Senior journalist

Nadine Morton covers emergency services and breaking news for the Illawarra Mercury. She takes pride in regional journalism which she believes is crucial to informing our towns and cities. Have a story? Email her at nadine.morton@austcommunitymedia.com.au

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