Her Majesty The Queen Commends The Firefighting Effort

Her Excellency the Governor (currently Administrator of the Government of the Commonwealth of Australia) has received the following message from Her Majesty The Queen:

“I would like to convey my heartfelt sympathy to all those who have been affected by the devastating bushfires across New South Wales.

“My thoughts are with the many people who have lost their homes or livelihoods in the fires, and I have great admiration for the fire fighters, volunteers and emergency services officers who are working tirelessly to contain the situation.”