2008 NSW Fire Brigades Firefighter Championships

Published: 22nd August 2008

More than 40 NSW Fire Brigades (NSWFB) firefighters will head to Bega next weekend for the fourth and final round of the 2008 NSWFB Firefighter Championships.

Firefighters from 10 NSWFB fire stations across the state will compete in 13 firefighting related events designed to hone the firefighting skills of the NSWFB's retained, or on-call, firefighters. The NSW Rural Fire Service (RFS) team from Kootingal-Moonbi will also take part in the weekend of competition.

It will be the final chance for firefighters to practice their skills ahead of the NSWFB State Firefighter Championships, which will be held in Tamworth from 18 to 24 October.

Competing teams

  • Bega Fire Station - Team 1
  • Bega Fire Station - Team 2
  • Berry Fire Station
  • Deniliquin Fire Station
  • Kelso Fire Station
  • Nowra Fire Station
  • Port Macquarie Fire Station
  • Scarborough Fire Station
  • Thirroul Fire Station
  • Tumut Fire Station
  • Unanderra Fire Station
  • Kootingal-Moonbi RFS
Event: NSWFB Regional South Firefighters Championship

When: 30-31 August 2008

Where: Valley Street Playing Fields, Valley Street Bega