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Tag: NSW Rural Fire Service

Cessnock NSW RFS sheds receive $1 million makeover

Eleven NSW Rural Fire Service (NSW RFS) sheds in the Cessnock Local Government Area (LGA) will undergo a $1 million makeover

GALLERY: Lake Macquarie emergency rescue an inaugural communication test

Thick smoke, possible fire, bodies overboard, fuel spills and missing boaters.  It reads like a waterway emergency but in fact it was Tuesday morning’s multi-agency practice exercise at Lake Macquarie’s Marmong Point Marina. The...

Hazard reduction burn in Cooranbong this weekend

NSW Rural Fire Service will be carrying out a hazard reduction burn this Saturday 21 November at Cooranbong, subject to suitable weather conditions. From 9am-7pm the burn will take place along 2 hectares...

Girls on Fire: the firefighting program changing stereotypes

They can handle the heat just as much as their male counterparts, and a program coming to Newcastle is giving girls the tools to pursue a career in firefighting. It all started when...

New hub for city’s emergency services

A new Local Emergency Operations Centre will become Newcastle's go-to site in an emergency situation. The state-of-the-art, purpose-built facility on Stewart Avenue was toured by a dozen different emergency service representatives this morning. Newcastle...
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