Minister visiting South Grafton Fire Station - South Grafton

Published: 02 Feb 2022 01:45pm

Emergency Services Minister thanks Clarence Valley firefighters for flood and fire efforts

Media outlets are invited to join NSW Minister for Emergency Services and Resilience, Steph Cooke, at South Grafton Fire Station today as she expresses her gratitude to local Fire and Rescue NSW (FRNSW) crews for their actions combatting major flood and fire emergencies in recent years.

The Grafton and South Grafton Fire Stations, primarily staffed by local, retained firefighters, have played major roles in many emergencies over the last few years, including the Black Summer bushfires at Rappville in October 2019; Port Macquarie and Northern Rivers floods; and the Nana Glen train derailment.
WHEN:    1.45pm Wednesday 2 February
WHERE:  South Grafton Fire Station
                64 Wharf Street, South Grafton        
WHO:       The Hon. Steph Cooke
                NSW Minister for Emergency Services and Resilience
                Chief Superintendent Steve Hirst
                Fire and Rescue NSW Area Commander

Updated: 30 Jan 2023 09:14pm

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Details about this incident may change and should not be used as emergency information and/or advice.

For all life threatening emergencies, call Triple Zero (000)

For flood information, warnings or requests for non-life threatening assistance, call the SES on 132 500 or visit the NSW State Emergency Service website here. [external link].

For information directly relating to bushfires please call the Bush Fire Information Line on 1800 679 737 or visit the NSW Rural Fire Service Website here. [external link]

Stations nearby


64 Wharf Street, South Grafton NSW 2460

GRAFTON Fire Station

94 Prince Street, Grafton NSW 2460

MACLEAN Fire Station

251 River Street, Maclean NSW 2463