The 2015 Sampson Flat bushfire was in the northern Adelaide Hills and the outer Adelaide metropolitan area. The fire began on 2 January 2015 during a day of extreme heat and lasted until 9 January 2015, burning more than 20,000 hectares of land.
The Pinery bushfire primarily affected the lower mid north and west Barossa Valley regions immediately north of Gawler, South Australia. The Pinery bushfire destroyed 91 houses from 25 November to 2 December of 2015.
Teams deployed to South Australia to help in the recovery process in the fire-affected regions after a request from the South Australia State Recovery Office. Press reports stated that more than 80 homes were destroyed or seriously damaged.