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NSW Fire Victims - Here's how we can all help

With a State Of Emergency now in effect across NSW, there are a variety of ways people can chip in and help those that have lost so much due to the fires across NSW. Firstly, you can donate directly to the RFS using a VISA or Mastercard: https://quickweb.westpac.com.au/OnlinePaymentServlet?cd_community=NSWRFS&cd_currency=AUD&cd_supplier_business=DONATIONS&action=EnterDetails You can also direct deposit funds into...

Small bushfire at Dignams Creek now contained

Rural Fire Service units from Cobargo and Tilba are currently responding to a fire at Dignams Creek.  Strong wind gusts are being experienced in the region, if you see smoke call Triple 0, if you see trees or powerlines down call the SES on 132 500.   

Shoalhaven and Illawarra facing catastrophic fire conditions, Far South Coast facing severe fire conditions. Important information via police media.

  With the Rural Fire Service (RFS) declaring dangerous fire conditions for today (Tuesday 12 November 2019), Premier Gladys Berejiklian has announced a State of Emergency. The following message details important, whole-of-government information for the people of New South Wales. Please share the information below with family and friends. Rural Fire Service: Fire danger We...

Bushfire Q&A meeting at Batemans Bay this evening with local firies

In response to the catastrophic fires in northern NSW, the Batemans Bay Rural Fire Brigade is inviting members of the community to come to the station and ask questions this evening, Monday 11th November, between 6pm and 8pm. Batemans Bay Rural Fire Brigade’s Station is located at 54 Orient Street, Batemans...