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We responded to 129,553 incidents in 2019-20. Below are just some of the incidents we're responding to.

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The incidents displayed below are note-worthy incidents that have been published as media alerts or tweets from the last 7 days. Details about incidents may change and should not be used as emergency information and/or advice.

School Fire - Dubbo

Fire and Rescue NSW (FRNSW) crews from across the Dubbo region are working to contain a fire involving at least four classrooms at a school. Responding to numerous Triple Zero (000) calls, FRNSW firefighters arrived at the Fitzroy Street school just after 2.30 this afternoon and found a large volume...
Read more about the School Fire at Dubbo.
02:29pm • Dec 02, 2021

Fire and Rescue NSW (FRNSW) crews from across the Dubbo region are working to contain a fire involving at least four classrooms at a school. Responding to numerous Triple Zero (000) calls, FRNSW firefighters arrived at the Fitzroy Street school just after 2.30 this afternoon and found a large volume... Read more about the School Fire at Dubbo.
02:29pm • Dec 02, 2021

KITCHEN FIRE - Gregory Hills

Fire and Rescue ( FRNSW ) has been called to smoke issuing from a house at Gregory Hills in Sydney's south-west. On arrival at the scene, just before 11am, crews found a fire in the kitchen caused by unattended food cooking on the stove. Firefighters quickly extinguished the fire using a CO2...
Read more about the KITCHEN FIRE at Gregory Hills.
10:43am • Dec 02, 2021

Fire and Rescue ( FRNSW ) has been called to smoke issuing from a house at Gregory Hills in Sydney's south-west. On arrival at the scene, just before 11am, crews found a fire in the kitchen caused by unattended food cooking on the stove. Firefighters quickly extinguished the fire using a CO2... Read more about the KITCHEN FIRE at Gregory Hills.
10:43am • Dec 02, 2021

School Fire - Gymea

Fire and Rescue NSW (FRNSW) crews have responded to a school fire this afternoon at Gymea, in Sydney's south. Multiple fire trucks were called to the scene in Manchester Drive just after 1pm. Firefighters arrived to find smoke issuing from the roof of a school building and teachers and student evacuating. Crews quickly...
Read more about the School Fire at Gymea.
01:15pm • Dec 01, 2021

Fire and Rescue NSW (FRNSW) crews have responded to a school fire this afternoon at Gymea, in Sydney's south. Multiple fire trucks were called to the scene in Manchester Drive just after 1pm. Firefighters arrived to find smoke issuing from the roof of a school building and teachers and student evacuating. Crews quickly... Read more about the School Fire at Gymea.
01:15pm • Dec 01, 2021

HAZMAT Incident - Warragamba

Fire and Rescue (FRNSW ) responded to a hazardous materials spillage at a factory at Warragamba in Sydney's south-west yesterday. The first arriving crews from Warragamba fire station and the Rural Fire Service found a spillage of a substance on the second level of the Production Avenue factory and immediately evacuated...
Read more about the HAZMAT Incident at Warragamba.
10:53am • Dec 01, 2021

Fire and Rescue (FRNSW ) responded to a hazardous materials spillage at a factory at Warragamba in Sydney's south-west yesterday. The first arriving crews from Warragamba fire station and the Rural Fire Service found a spillage of a substance on the second level of the Production Avenue factory and immediately evacuated... Read more about the HAZMAT Incident at Warragamba.
10:53am • Dec 01, 2021

Bushfire - Airds

Fire and Rescue (FRNSW) responded to a bushfire near Dalkeith Place, Airds, in Sydney's south-west, yesterday. On arrival crews from Campbelltown found an area of bush and grass alight. With the assistance of the RFS, FRNSW crews managed to contain the fire and it was extinguished in just over an hour. ...
Read more about the Bushfire at Airds.
01:31pm • Nov 30, 2021

Fire and Rescue (FRNSW) responded to a bushfire near Dalkeith Place, Airds, in Sydney's south-west, yesterday. On arrival crews from Campbelltown found an area of bush and grass alight. With the assistance of the RFS, FRNSW crews managed to contain the fire and it was extinguished in just over an hour. ... Read more about the Bushfire at Airds.
01:31pm • Nov 30, 2021

Garbage Truck Fire - Casula

Fire and Rescue (FRNSW) crews have responded to a garbage truck alight at Casula in Sydney's south-west. On arrival, crews from Liverpool Fire Station and the Bulk Foam Tanker from St Andrews Fire Station found the driver of the truck had ejected the load of burning garbage onto the road to...
Read more about the Garbage Truck Fire at Casula.
06:41am • Nov 30, 2021

Fire and Rescue (FRNSW) crews have responded to a garbage truck alight at Casula in Sydney's south-west. On arrival, crews from Liverpool Fire Station and the Bulk Foam Tanker from St Andrews Fire Station found the driver of the truck had ejected the load of burning garbage onto the road to... Read more about the Garbage Truck Fire at Casula.
06:41am • Nov 30, 2021

Bushfire at Airds - Airds

Fire and Rescue ( FRNSW ) responded to a bushfire near Dalkeith Place, Airds. On arrival crews from Campbelltown Fire Station found an area of bush and grass alight. Access to the bush was gained by Campbelltown's Tanker crew. The crew with the assistance of the RFS managed to contain the fire...
Read more about the Bushfire at Airds at Airds.
01:31am • Nov 30, 2021

Fire and Rescue ( FRNSW ) responded to a bushfire near Dalkeith Place, Airds. On arrival crews from Campbelltown Fire Station found an area of bush and grass alight. Access to the bush was gained by Campbelltown's Tanker crew. The crew with the assistance of the RFS managed to contain the fire... Read more about the Bushfire at Airds at Airds.
01:31am • Nov 30, 2021

Vehicle Rescue - Tweed Heads South

Fire and Rescue (FRNSW) crews have rescued a woman from a van, teetering on the edge of an embankment at Tweed Heads South on the state's far north coast. Crews from the Tweed Heads and Banora Point fire stations, along with the Volunteer Rescue Association (VRA), were called to scene just...
Read more about the Vehicle Rescue at Tweed Heads South.
01:26am • Nov 30, 2021

Fire and Rescue (FRNSW) crews have rescued a woman from a van, teetering on the edge of an embankment at Tweed Heads South on the state's far north coast. Crews from the Tweed Heads and Banora Point fire stations, along with the Volunteer Rescue Association (VRA), were called to scene just... Read more about the Vehicle Rescue at Tweed Heads South.
01:26am • Nov 30, 2021

Backyard Shed Fire - Eschol Park

Fire and Rescue ( FRNSW ) crews have responded to a shed alight at the rear of a premises at Eschol Park in Sydney's south-west. On arrival, the crews from St Andrews and Campbelltown Fire Stations found the shed well alight with flames threatening a nearby granny flat. Four crews quickly extinguished...
Read more about the Backyard Shed Fire at Eschol Park.
11:24am • Nov 29, 2021

Fire and Rescue ( FRNSW ) crews have responded to a shed alight at the rear of a premises at Eschol Park in Sydney's south-west. On arrival, the crews from St Andrews and Campbelltown Fire Stations found the shed well alight with flames threatening a nearby granny flat. Four crews quickly extinguished... Read more about the Backyard Shed Fire at Eschol Park.
11:24am • Nov 29, 2021

Minor Gas Leak - Broken Hill

Fire and Rescue (FRNSW) have evacuated four people from a service station at Broken Hill, in the state's far west, where a car has been leaking Liquid Petroleum Gas (LPG). The fire crews attended the scene in Galena Street just after 10am today. They switched off the service station's power supply and...
Read more about the Minor Gas Leak at Broken Hill.
10:11am • Nov 29, 2021

Fire and Rescue (FRNSW) have evacuated four people from a service station at Broken Hill, in the state's far west, where a car has been leaking Liquid Petroleum Gas (LPG). The fire crews attended the scene in Galena Street just after 10am today. They switched off the service station's power supply and... Read more about the Minor Gas Leak at Broken Hill.
10:11am • Nov 29, 2021

House Fire - Quakers Hill

Fire and Rescue (FRNSW) crews have extinguished a large house fire and treated a resident overcome by smoke this morning at Quakers Hill in Sydney's west. FRNSW responded to multiple calls to Triple Zero (000) around 7am, concerned people were possibly trapped inside the home. Fire crews arrived at the Kolondong Street...
Read more about the House Fire at Quakers Hill.
07:12am • Nov 29, 2021

Fire and Rescue (FRNSW) crews have extinguished a large house fire and treated a resident overcome by smoke this morning at Quakers Hill in Sydney's west. FRNSW responded to multiple calls to Triple Zero (000) around 7am, concerned people were possibly trapped inside the home. Fire crews arrived at the Kolondong Street... Read more about the House Fire at Quakers Hill.
07:12am • Nov 29, 2021

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