The pictures have been all over the news.
When a wild brush fire in a developed country kills as many as 300 people over a couple of days, the media picks up and notices.
What one likely has heard, if one follows the news, is that the Fires seem to have been Arson.
One fire bug sets one fire and then pulls back to watch the fun... ten fires in an afternoon, if he's ardent about seeing his fire grow...
The Victoria Fires include over 400 separate fires.
Twenty three major blazes are still out of control.