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Heavy smoke hangs near where a scrubfire burns up a hillside south of... News PhotoAustralia,Burning,Close To,Emergencies and Disasters,Fire - Natural Phenomenon,Hanging,Hill,Horizontal,New South WalesPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPHeavy smoke hangs near where a scrubfire burns up a hillside south of Bookham, near Yass in the southern region of Australia's New South Wales state, on January 11, 2013. After two days of cooler weather, heat and high winds returned to much of the country as fire crews tackled the infernos that have been burning for a week, 18 of them out of control in the most populous state of New South Wales. AFP PHOTO / Greg WOOD (Photo credit should read GREG WOOD/AFP/Getty Images)