Aftermath of the Tasmanian bushfires

More than 100 properties went up in Dunalley and nearby communities.

The hills were black, vegetation scorched to the sea. And the threat remained.

Tasman Peninsula bushfires. Photo: Paul Scambler/The Examiner

Tasman Peninsula bushfires. Photo: Paul Scambler/The Examiner

Tasman Peninsula bushfires. Photo: Paul Scambler/The Examiner

Tasman Peninsula bushfires. Photo: Paul Scambler/The Examiner

Tasman Peninsula bushfires. Photo: Paul Scambler/The Examiner

Tasman Peninsula bushfires. Photo: Paul Scambler/The Examiner

Burnt houses at Dunalley on the east coast of Tasmania after a bushfire ravaged the town. Photo: Peter Mathew

Burnt houses at Dunalley on the east coast of Tasmania after a bushfire ravaged the town. Photo: Peter Mathew

Dunalley resident Holly Kelly with her horse Biscuit which was among her families 11 horses that survived the bushfire. Photo: Peter Mathew

Dunalley resident Holly Kelly with her horse Biscuit which was among her families 11 horses that survived the bushfire. Photo: Peter Mathew

Burnt houses at Dunalley on the east coast of Tasmania after a bushfire ravaged the town. Photo: Peter Mathew

Burnt houses at Dunalley on the east coast of Tasmania after a bushfire ravaged the town. Photo: Peter Mathew

Burnt houses at Dunalley on the east coast of Tasmania after a bushfire ravaged the town. Photo: Peter Mathew

Burnt houses at Dunalley on the east coast of Tasmania after a bushfire ravaged the town. Photo: Peter Mathew

Mal Murdock surveys the damage to his property at Dunalley. Photo: Peter Mathew

Mal Murdock surveys the damage to his property at Dunalley. Photo: Peter Mathew

Burnt houses at Dunalley on the east coast of Tasmania after a bushfire ravaged the town. Photo: Peter Mathew

Burnt houses at Dunalley on the east coast of Tasmania after a bushfire ravaged the town. Photo: Peter Mathew

A burnt down house at Connellys Marsh a small shack community near Dunalley. Photo: Peter Mathew

A burnt down house at Connellys Marsh a small shack community near Dunalley. Photo: Peter Mathew

Burnt houses at Dunalley on the east coast of Tasmania after a bushfire ravaged the town. Photo: Peter Mathew

Burnt houses at Dunalley on the east coast of Tasmania after a bushfire ravaged the town. Photo: Peter Mathew

Burnt houses at Dunalley on the east coast of Tasmania after a bushfire ravaged the town. Photo: Peter Mathew

Burnt houses at Dunalley on the east coast of Tasmania after a bushfire ravaged the town. Photo: Peter Mathew

Burnt houses at Dunalley on the east coast of Tasmania after a bushfire ravaged the town. Photo: Peter Mathew

Burnt houses at Dunalley on the east coast of Tasmania after a bushfire ravaged the town. Photo: Peter Mathew

Burnt houses at Dunalley on the east coast of Tasmania after a bushfire ravaged the town. Photo: Peter Mathew

Burnt houses at Dunalley on the east coast of Tasmania after a bushfire ravaged the town. Photo: Peter Mathew

Tasman Peninsula bushfires. Photo: Paul Scambler/The Examiner

Tasman Peninsula bushfires. Photo: Paul Scambler/The Examiner

Tasman Peninsula bushfires. Photo: Paul Scambler/The Examiner

Tasman Peninsula bushfires. Photo: Paul Scambler/The Examiner

Tasman Peninsula bushfires. Photo: Paul Scambler/The Examiner

Tasman Peninsula bushfires. Photo: Paul Scambler/The Examiner

Tasman Peninsula bushfires. Photo: Paul Scambler/The Examiner

Tasman Peninsula bushfires. Photo: Paul Scambler/The Examiner

Tasman Peninsula bushfires. Photo: Paul Scambler/The Examiner

Tasman Peninsula bushfires. Photo: Paul Scambler/The Examiner

Tasman Peninsula bushfires. Photo: Paul Scambler/The Examiner

Tasman Peninsula bushfires. Photo: Paul Scambler/The Examiner

Tasman Peninsula bushfires. Photo: Paul Scambler/The Examiner

Tasman Peninsula bushfires. Photo: Paul Scambler/The Examiner

Tasman Peninsula bushfires. Photo: Paul Scambler/The Examiner

Tasman Peninsula bushfires. Photo: Paul Scambler/The Examiner

Tasman Peninsula bushfires. Photo: Paul Scambler/The Examiner

Tasman Peninsula bushfires. Photo: Paul Scambler/The Examiner

Tasman Peninsula bushfires. Photo: Paul Scambler/The Examiner

Tasman Peninsula bushfires. Photo: Paul Scambler/The Examiner

Tasman Peninsula bushfires. Photo: Paul Scambler/The Examiner

Tasman Peninsula bushfires. Photo: Paul Scambler/The Examiner

Tasman Peninsula bushfires. Photo: Paul Scambler/The Examiner

Tasman Peninsula bushfires. Photo: Paul Scambler/The Examiner

Tasman Peninsula bushfires. Photo: Paul Scambler/The Examiner

Tasman Peninsula bushfires. Photo: Paul Scambler/The Examiner

Tasman Peninsula bushfires. Photo: Paul Scambler/The Examiner

Tasman Peninsula bushfires. Photo: Paul Scambler/The Examiner