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What we're doing

What we're doing is a static feed from our last 30 messages posted via our Twitter account @FRNSW. [external link] To view more, visit our Twitter profile [external link].

For the latest information on current bush and grass fires, visit www.rfs.nsw.gov.au [external link] or call the NSW Rural Fire Service bushfire information line: 1800 679 737

For all life threatening emergencies call Triple Zero (000)

  • May 4, 2016, 4:57 pm - We would like to thank @DavidElliottMP for launching #ReAlarm campaign http://www.fire.nsw.gov.au/news.php?news=2320 [external link] http://twitter.com/FRNSW/status/727753956269690880/photo/1 [external link]
  • May 4, 2016, 3:29 pm - KINGS CROSS update | fire in a lift motor room of a 20 storey building. Fire being contained to the motor room. Smoke visible.
  • May 4, 2016, 3:24 pm - MONA VALE | large oil spill from a mobile crane, Mona Vale Rd. 1km west of the Baha'i Temple. #FRNSW crews on scene. @LiveTrafficSyd
  • May 4, 2016, 3:16 pm - KINGS CROSS | #FRNSW crews at a construction site on Darlinghurst Rd; reports of smoke in a lift well.
  • May 4, 2016, 2:04 pm - WESTMEAD 2pm update | car removed from a damaged gas main, area made safe & residents returning to their homes. #FRNSW.
  • May 4, 2016, 1:53 pm - WESTMEAD | Domestic gas main ruptured outside a villa complex, Bridge Rd. 100+ residents evac'd for safety. Gas Co. also on scene.
  • May 4, 2016, 10:30 am - #MayThe4th is also St. Florian's Day, AKA #Internationalfirefightersday. Take a moment to thank the world's firies. http://twitter.com/FRNSW/status/727656591932063745/photo/1 [external link]
  • May 4, 2016, 10:16 am - HAMILTON update | 3 garages & contents destroyed by fire, Gordon Ave. #FRNSW crews stopped fire spreading to surrounding buildings.
  • May 4, 2016, 9:02 am - HAMILTON | #FRNSW crews on scene at a garage well alight. Adjacent building being protected by firefighters, fire ops. underway.
  • May 4, 2016, 7:58 am - CHISWICK | UPDATE: #Fire is out and crews have stopped fire spread into other rooms.
  • May 4, 2016, 7:55 am - PUNCHBOWL | UPDATE: F/fighters have #fire under control. 20 ppl evac'd from unit block. Traffic impacted - avoid area.
  • May 4, 2016, 7:50 am - CHISWICK | #FRNSW f/fighters have contained #fire in a bedroom at back of house, Blackwall Point Rd. 2 ppl treated for smoke inhal.
  • May 4, 2016, 7:45 am - PUNCHBOWL | #FRNSW crews at a unit #fire, Canterbury Rd. Fire is in a 2nd level unit. All occ's out. F/fighting ops under way.
  • May 3, 2016, 3:15 pm - WEST PENNANT HILLS | #FRNSW crews on scene at a bush & grass fire, near Virginia Pl. Smoke visible in the area, fire ops. underway.
  • May 3, 2016, 2:47 pm - MELROSE PARK | #FRNSW crews at a single-lvl house well alight, Crowley Cr. Lots of smoke. F/fighting ops underway.
  • May 2, 2016, 2:59 pm - QUEANBEYAN | #FRNSW crews at a unit #fire, Mowatt St. #Fire on 2nd level. F/fighting ops under way.
  • May 1, 2016, 11:36 pm - ROCKDALE update | fire contained to the church, adj. saved by #FRNSW crews. Approx. 100 firefighters on scene at height of fire ops.
  • May 1, 2016, 10:33 pm - 2/2 being protected. Numerous #FRNSW crews on scene - avoid the area.
  • May 1, 2016, 10:32 pm - ROCKDALE update | 2 firefighters with minor injuries. Church well alight/partially collapsed. Nursing home evac'd, adj. block of flats 1/2
  • May 1, 2016, 10:13 pm - ROCKDALE | large fire ops. underway - church well alight. Adj. nursing home being evac'd for safety, all services on scene.
  • May 1, 2016, 10:03 pm - ROCKDALE | Church on Frederick St. well alight. #FRNSW crews on scene protecting adj. buildings, fire ops. well underway.
  • May 1, 2016, 12:37 pm - FINLEY residents will still see/smell smoke from a large hay shed fire that's been burning for days. Fire contained. http://twitter.com/FRNSW/status/726601326868586496/photo/1 [external link]
  • Apr 30, 2016, 7:04 pm - FINLEY residents will still see/smell smoke from a large hay shed fire that's been burning for days. Fire contained. http://twitter.com/FRNSW/status/726336533356126210/photo/1 [external link]
  • Apr 29, 2016, 5:27 pm - MIRANDA | #FRNSW crews on scene at a fire involving a oxy acetylene cylinder inside a factory, Port Hacking Rd. Fire quickly contained.
  • Apr 29, 2016, 5:07 pm - RT @MoF_Sydney: #Firefighters faced a harrowing scene at Riverstone Meatworks, in July 1970. #fire #FlashbackFriday @FRNSW … http://twitter.com/MoF_Sydney/status/725837478180077568/photo/1 [external link]
  • Apr 29, 2016, 4:56 pm - 2/2 in to assist #FRNSW crews to break up fire affected hay bales. Fire ops. will continue over the weekend & may produce more smoke.
  • Apr 29, 2016, 4:55 pm - FINLEY | large hay storage shed fire burning for several days is producing more smoke as large machinery moves 1/2 http://twitter.com/FRNSW/status/725941564174831617/photo/1 [external link]
  • Apr 29, 2016, 2:35 pm - COLLAROY | Rescue of a paraglider underway at a golf club. Female paraglider suspended mid air after colliding with a tree.
  • Apr 29, 2016, 12:15 pm - BURRADOO | UPDATE: F/fighters rescued 60 Koi carp after tank ruptured from heat during plant nursery #fire. http://twitter.com/FRNSW/status/725871200627351552/photo/1 [external link]
  • Apr 29, 2016, 11:14 am - HAMILTON Sth | Unit fire in a block of 20 units. #FRNSW working to contain & extinguish the fire.
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