Another scorcher headed our way
Victorians are bracing for one of the hottest days in years.
With predicted temperatures between the mid 30's to early 40's for the next five days, authorities have issued health alerts, closed parks and enacted total fire bans across the state.
At the tennis, concern has been raised for player safety as the mercury on centre court hit an energy-sapping 69 degrees.
Firefighters are also fighting fires in western and south-western parts of the state.
CFA RAISING FUNDS ACROSS THE STATE