Cape Town Fire Around the Camps Bay Area 13 10 2017

Scenes and Photos of the Events surrounding the veld fire which started on the 12th of October 2017 Posted by SOTERIA News Network on 2017-10-13 11:37:22

New Veld FIRE on Signal Hill please be vigilant its not even fire season 2 fires report all asap
Source: @sugarbean555

New Veld FIRE on Signal Hill please be vigilant its not even fire season 2 fires report all asap
Source: @sugarbean555

Fire on signal hill alongside highlands road
Source: @vincekruger

Night time scenes as the 12 Apostles Fire continues to rage.
Source: @KMijlof

Victoria road is open for now, helicopters are in the air and ground staff have been deployed into the mountains.
Source: @KMijlof

Smoke from 12 Apostles Fire seen from
Source: @firebird_ZA

Extra choppers, firefighters arriving to tackle - Scenes from last night
Source: @News24 @SullivanPhotography

Fire Update in Camps Bay and Oudekraal near the 12 Apostles
Source: @FireVictorBravo

Fire Update in Camps Bay and Oudekraal near the 12 Apostles
Source: @IreneMcC @FireVictorBravo

Fire Update in Camps Bay and Oudekraal near the 12 Apostles
Source: @FireVictorBravo

Shout out to all the incredible firefighters risking their lives to keep us safe 🙏
Source: @mijlof @TarynMorris3

View of the fire from Camps Bay drive.
Source: @ewnreporter @MoniqueMortlock

Kudos to the teams working on
Source: @jacobusmalan

Kudos to the teams working on
Source: @jacobusmalan

View from Tokai and Steenberg.
Source: @BasilScordilis

These firefighters (who worked last night) are enjoying a much-needed respite while the fresh teams are working.
Source: @ewnreporter @MoniqueMortlock

Fresh teams have arrived.
Source: @ewnreporter @MoniqueMortlock

Wind is picking up a little, fanning the flames.
Source: @ewnreporter @MoniqueMortlock

According to Table Mountain National Parks the fire is good for the fynbos, as invasive species is also being burnt.
Source: @ewnreporter @MoniqueMortlock

Crews are waiting for relief from fresh teams.
Source: @ewnreporter @MoniqueMortlock

Three choppers are expected to arrive a little later to waterbomb the area. From this point all you can see is smoke.
Source: @ewnreporter

Looking quite apocalyptic
Source: @IreneMcC

Cyclists aren’t letting a fire stop them from squeezing in an early morning ride.
Source: @ewnreporter @MoniqueMortlock

Many of the firefighters look tired, some are having a cup of coffee. It’s been a long night for them.
Source: @ewnreporter @MoniqueMortlock

Our view of the fire now
Source: @IreneMcC

Victoria Road still closed to traffic due to the on-going fire between Camps Bay and Llandudno.
Source: @ewnreporter @MoniqueMortlock

Working on Fire Helicopters & Fixed Wing Aircraft enroute to Cape Town
Source: @wo_fire

12 Apostles hotel evacuated as a precaution. Houses not affected as the hotel isnt surrounded by any.
Source: @CityofCT

12 Apostles hotel evacuated as a precaution. Houses not affected as the hotel isnt surrounded by any.
Source: @CityofCT

12 Apostles Fire are we safe? Ottawa road getting nervous
Source: @ThatMiss_G

Camps Bay Fires, smoke on the Water.
Source: @Perspectiveplas

The Fire was burning thoughout the night
Source: @IreneMcC

Camps Bay fire and it’s not even summer yet.
Source: @engrugger9

Scenes of smoke from the Camps Bay Fire
Source: @scherithaaa

WC Fire Update 12 Apostles Fire, Camps Bay Fire SANDF Helicopter & WOF Crew has arrived
Source: @wo_fire

NCCwildfires & wo_fire Crews working well together
Source: @wo_fire

Camps Bay Fire - not contained but much calmer. A SE wind is a concern for later on >30 DEA WOF firefighters en route
Source: @wo_fire

WOF firefighters en route to assist Table Mountain National Park in containing the Oude Kraal Fire
Source: @wo_fire

Hope the wind direction doesn’t change 🙏🏻
Source: @scherithaaa

Camps Bay on fire at Bakhoven and 12Apostles. Saw fire engines en route
Source: @RussellShapiro

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