Australia Prime Minister Scott Morrison has warned on Friday of bush fires are likely to merge into a so-called "mega blaze".
Fires in New South Wales have destroyed about 1,000 homes since the New Year.
Ray White speaks to Australian correspondent Rob Calder who says the capital has not been too much affected.
Sydney is a massive city so, in a way, it has been affected but the Blue Mountain to the west has had fires.— Rob Calder, Australian correspondent
The biggest issue in Sydney has been the smoke and air quality.— Rob Calder, Australian correspondent
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