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NSW gifts fire trucks to the Solomon Islands

26th June 2017
Fire & Rescue NSW (FRNSW) has today gifted three fire trucks and equipment to the Solomon Islands to support firefighting operations in the country. FRNSW Commissioner Paul Baxter QSO officially handed...

NSW Budget supports our first responders

20th June 2017
The NSW Government will deliver $1.48 billion for emergency services in the 2017-18 Budget, including funding to enhance warning systems for communities affected by natural disasters and to continue to...

Firefighters reunite rescued dog and owner after blaze

13th June 2017
A Sydney man has been reunited with his beloved dog Whiskey, six months after firefighters rescued the pair from a dangerous unit fire in South Penrith. Fire & Rescue NSW (FRNSW)...

Wattle Grove firefighter honoured on Queen's Birthday

12th June 2017
A Western Sydney fire officer’s dedication to the analysis of bushfires and other emergency events has been recognised in today’s Queen’s Birthday Honours List. Inspector Kernin Lambert, who has served as...

Nyngan fire captain named in Queen's Birthday Honours

12th June 2017
A Fire & Rescue NSW (FRNSW) Captain’s long and dedicated service in responding to emergency events in the Murrurundi and Nyngan communities has been recognised in today’s Queen’s Birthday Honours...

Kellyville fire officer named in Queen's Birthday Honours

12th June 2017
A Kellyville fire officer’s commitment to firefighter development and responding to emergency events, including the devastating earthquake in Christchurch, has been recognised in today’s Queen’s Birthday Honours List. Chief Superintendent Kenneth...

Forster firefighter recognised in Queen's Birthday Honours

12th June 2017
A Forster fire captain’s commitment to leading emergency responses and educating residents about fire safety has been recognised in today’s Queen’s Birthday Honours List. Captain Paul Langley, who has served with...

Outstanding Police and Emergency Service Personnel awarded Queen's Birthday Honours

12th June 2017
Minister for Police and Minister for Emergency Services Troy Grant today congratulated the 24 Police and Emergency Services personnel honoured in the Queen’s Birthday list. Eight Police officers have been awarded...

Keep Looking When Cooking campaign in bid to prevent deadly house fires

5th June 2017
Fire & Rescue NSW (FRNSW) is urging people to take extra precautions in the kitchen to protect themselves from deadly house fires, which have already claimed five lives this year. FRNSW...

Denman volunteer ambulance unit set to 'go live'

1st June 2017
Emergency response resources in the Denman region are set to be enhanced with the launch of NSW Ambulance’s 57th Volunteer Ambulance Officer and Community First Responder (VCFR) unit. The Denman unit, which...