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ROCKDALE | Fire and Rescue NSW stabilises partially-collapsed building. An operation, led by Fire and Rescue NSW (FRNSW), has shored up a large building, which partially collapsed in Sydney's south last week, with the site stabilised and handed... View on Twitter [external link]

access_time 01:43pm • Mar 04, 2024
place Rockdale

SOLDIERS POINT | #FRNSW Firefighters are continuing fire fighting operations at a house fire on Bagnall Avenue. @PortStephens View on Twitter [external link]

access_time 12:35pm • Mar 04, 2024
place Soldiers Point

YAGOONA | #FRNSW crews are working to free trapped occupants after a two car crash on Highland Avenue. @LiveTrafficSyd View on Twitter [external link]

access_time 11:03am • Mar 04, 2024
place Yagoona

RAGLAN, VICTORIA | Fire and Rescue NSW crews heading home from Victorian bushfire zones - VIDEO. Senior Victorian firefighting officials have thanked NSW crews for their assistance, dealing with that states challenging bushfire crisis this wee... View on Twitter [external link]

access_time 02:29pm • Mar 01, 2024
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Fire and Rescue NSW responds to partial building collapse | Rockdale

Specialist Fire and Rescue NSW (FRNSW) crews are at the scene of a partial building collapse at Rockdale, in Sydney's south. 20 firefighters, including Urban Search and Rescue (USAR) specialists, and six fire trucks responded to the incident in an industrial... Learn more about the Fire and Rescue NSW responds to partial building collapse at Rockdale.

access_time 11:28am • Mar 01, 2024
place Rockdale
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ROCKDALE | Fire and Rescue NSW responds to partial building collapse - VIDEO. Specialist Fire and Rescue NSW (FRNSW) crews are at the scene of a partial building collapse at Rockdale, in Sydney's south.20 firefighters, including Urban Search a... View on Twitter [external link]

access_time 11:24am • Mar 01, 2024
place Rockdale

ROCKDALE | #FRNSW have set up an exclusion zone on West Botany St after a building has become destabilized and is showing signs of structural collapse. This will be a protracted incident with operations to continue throughout the day. @BaysideNSW View on Twitter [external link]

access_time 07:24am • Mar 01, 2024
place Rockdale
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Fire and Rescue NSW reunites missing exotic bird with its owner | Auburn

The 'im-peck-able' efforts of Fire and Rescue NSW (FRNSW) firefighters and NSW Police have seen an exotic bird reunited with its owner, four days after it vanished from a home in Sydney's west. The two-year-old turquoise-fronted amazon, named 'Skittles,' was being... Learn more about the Fire and Rescue NSW reunites missing exotic bird with its owner at Auburn.

access_time 03:06pm • Feb 28, 2024
place Auburn
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AUBURN | Fire and Rescue NSW reunites missing exotic bird with its owner. The 'im-peck-able' efforts of Fire and Rescue NSW (FRNSW) firefighters and NSW Police have seen an exotic bird reunited with its owner, four days after it vanished from a... View on Twitter [external link]

access_time 03:02pm • Feb 28, 2024
place Auburn

RIVERSTONE | #FRNSW Crews are working to extinguish a large scrap metal fire on Loftus Street. @blacktowncc View on Twitter [external link]

access_time 09:45am • Feb 28, 2024
place Riverstone

NEWTOWN | #FRNSW Firefighters have extinguished a car fire on a roof top carpark on Carillon Avenue. @cityofsydney View on Twitter [external link]

access_time 09:07am • Feb 28, 2024
place Newtown

NSW | Fire and Rescue NSW deploys Strike Team to Victorian bushfire zone. Fire and Rescue NSW (FRNSW) today is deploying a Strike Team to western Victoria, where it will help protect communities facing a bushfire emergency and forecast of extrem... View on Twitter [external link]

access_time 03:37pm • Feb 27, 2024
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Firefighters stop blaze spreading to Lithium-Ion battery storage site | Rydalmere

Fire and Rescue NSW (FRNSW) crews have battled a large blaze in an industrial complex, at Rydalmere, in Sydney's west, preventing flames from spreading to stocks of Lithium-Ion batteries. The blaze broke out in a unit in South Street, just after... Learn more about the Firefighters stop blaze spreading to Lithium-Ion battery storage site at Rydalmere.

access_time 02:46pm • Feb 26, 2024
place Rydalmere
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RYDALMERE | Firefighters stop blaze spreading to Lithium-Ion battery storage site - VIDEO. Fire and Rescue NSW (FRNSW) crews have battled a large blaze in an industrial complex, at Rydalmere, in Sydney's west, preventing flames from spreading to... View on Twitter [external link]

access_time 02:42pm • Feb 26, 2024
place Rydalmere

RYDALMERE | #FRNSW 15 firetrucks and more than 50 firefighters are currently on scene working to extinguish a large building fire on South Street. @parracity View on Twitter [external link]

access_time 08:07am • Feb 26, 2024
place Rydalmere

RT @NSWRFS: Watch & Act: Twelve Mile Rd, Collingullie (Wagga Wagga)Firefighters are on scene of a fire burning near Twelve Mile Rd, Collin View on Twitter [external link]

access_time 02:17pm • Feb 23, 2024

BOSSLEY PARK | #FRNSW Firefighters have set up an exclusion zone after a gas main was ruptured on Barrington Street. View on Twitter [external link]

access_time 02:17pm • Feb 22, 2024
place Bossley Park

FAIRFIELD HEIGHTS | #FRNSW Crews remain on scene at a house fire on Dawson St. All occupants have been accounted for. View on Twitter [external link]

access_time 07:24am • Feb 22, 2024
place Fairfield Heights

FAIRFIELD WEST | #FRNSW Firefighters are on scene after a multi car crash on Gurney Crescent. All occupants are safely out of the vehicles. View on Twitter [external link]

access_time 03:04pm • Feb 21, 2024
place Fairfield West
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Fire and Rescue NSW contains chemical spill at high school | Hurstville

Fire and Rescue NSW (FRNSW) crews have contained a chemical spill at a school in Sydney's south, which caused 28 people to feel unwell this afternoon. A 600 millilitre bottle of benzyl chloride, a chemical sometimes used to make dyes and... Learn more about the Fire and Rescue NSW contains chemical spill at high school at Hurstville.

access_time 02:56pm • Feb 21, 2024
place Hurstville
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HURSTVILLE | Fire and Rescue NSW contains chemical spill at high school. Fire and Rescue NSW (FRNSW) crews have contained a chemical spill at a school in Sydney's south, which caused 28 people to feel unwell this afternoon.A 600 millilitre bot... View on Twitter [external link]

access_time 02:52pm • Feb 21, 2024
place Hurstville
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Fire and Rescue NSW firefighters save residents from burning unit block | Parramatta

Fire and Rescue NSW (FRNSW) crews have used ladders to rescue six people from their balconies as fire erupted in a unit block in Sydney's west overnight. More than 40 firefighters and 12 fire trucks were deployed to Grose Street, North... Learn more about the Fire and Rescue NSW firefighters save residents from burning unit block at Parramatta .

access_time 01:41pm • Feb 21, 2024
place Parramatta
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NORTH PARRAMATTA | Fire and Rescue NSW firefighters save residents from burning unit block - VIDEO. Fire and Rescue NSW (FRNSW) crews have used ladders to rescue six people from their balconies as fire erupted in a unit block in Sydney's west ov... View on Twitter [external link]

access_time 01:37pm • Feb 21, 2024
place North Parramatta

TURRAMURRA area | #FRNSW, @krgcouncil and RMS working to clean up a long oil spill on the route between Mona Vale Road at St Ives and Hornsby... keep an eye, drive slow, stay safe...@LiveTrafficSyd View on Twitter [external link]

access_time 04:01pm • Feb 20, 2024

MILPERRA | #FRNSW Crews are on scene at a multi car crash on Milperra Road. @ourcbcity @LiveTrafficSyd View on Twitter [external link]

access_time 12:16pm • Feb 20, 2024
place Milperra

BAULKHAM HILLS | #FRNSW Crews are working to extinguish a fire in the roof space after a house on Grevillea Grove was struck by lightening. @TheHillsCouncil View on Twitter [external link]

access_time 02:27pm • Feb 19, 2024
place Baulkham Hills

OLD TOONGABBIE | #FRNSW have extinguished a unit fire on Bogalara Road. Firefighters were able to quickly contain the fire to the room of origin. @parracity View on Twitter [external link]

access_time 09:04am • Feb 19, 2024
place Old Toongabbie
An image relating to the news item Fire and Rescue NSW retrieves injured driver after car rolls down embankment
Fire and Rescue NSW retrieves injured driver after car rolls down embankment | Mosman

Fire and Rescue NSW (FRNSW) crews today have pulled off a delicate one-hour mission to free an elderly man from his overturned car at Mosman, on Sydney's lower north shore. It's understood the vehicle mounted a footpath, crashed through a fence... Learn more about the Fire and Rescue NSW retrieves injured driver after car rolls down embankment at Mosman.

access_time 10:29am • Feb 16, 2024
place Mosman
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MERRYLANDS | #FRNSW Crews are working to extinguish a house after it was fully engulfed by fire on Leigh St. @CumberlandSyd View on Twitter [external link]

access_time 09:45am • Feb 16, 2024
place Merrylands

MOSMAN | #FRNSW Firefighters have freed a trapped occupant after a car left the road way and crashed into an embankment on Coronation Avenue. @MosmanCouncil View on Twitter [external link]

access_time 08:35am • Feb 16, 2024
place Mosman

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