Young and Regional

'Paper and paint' project homes no match for climate-resilient houses

Rosie Bensley
Updated November 9 2022 - 7:12am, first published November 3 2022 - 5:00am
Greg Webb at the remains of his home in Lake Conjola on the NSW south coast in February 2020 after the Black Summer bushfires. Picture by Adam McLean
Greg Webb at the remains of his home in Lake Conjola on the NSW south coast in February 2020 after the Black Summer bushfires. Picture by Adam McLean

When Greg Webb returned to the remains of his home in Lake Conjola after the Black Summer fires tore through, he took note of the only things that survived: concrete, bricks and steel.

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