5 thoughts on “Bonfires

  1. Are bonfires a no-no for environmental reasons or for fear of uncontrolled bush fires? It’s hard to imagine Guy Fawkes night without a bonfire. But then it’s hard to imagine it without its being cold, windswept and gloomy either.


    1. In the southern states farmers are restricted to burning off in the winter months only due to the risk of bushfires. The fireworks were banned for safety reasons. I guess everyone has a tale of an exploding pocket. Though they can still be sold in Canberra. Which means that NYE is always a boom bang time with illicit fireworks going off in backyards across the nation.

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  2. Even though I dont personally buy any, I’m glad we in the US have not traveled so far down the “Nanny state” road and banned fireworks outright.

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