The Road to Mount Hay, acrylic on board, 128cm x 49cm, 2020
The Road to Mount Hay, acrylic on board, 128cm x 49cm, 2020

Mount Hay in the Blue Mountains was hit by one of the hottest and most destructive fires in the 2019/20 Australian Summer bushfire season. Many of the small eucalyptus trees were hollowed out at the base by the fierce fires but new shoots began to appear after a few weeks.