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Fire and Rescue NSW urgent plea to community following spate of house fires

26th June 2019
Following a spate of deadly fires, with five deaths in four days, and 91 fire incidents since the start of winter (1 June 2019), Fire and Rescue NSW (FRNSW) is...

Firies urge residents to be fire safe during cooler months

21st June 2019
With a cold snap over the next few days, Fire and Rescue NSW (FRNSW) is urging residents to take every precaution to avoid a fire in the home. FRNSW Community Safety...

Fire and Rescue NSW translates research into better mental health for workers

12th June 2019
Fire and Rescue NSW is taking a leading role in protecting the mental health of its workforce, with today’s (12/06/2019) rollout of the e-learning program RAW Mind Coach. The new...

Northern Beaches firefighter recognised in Queen’s Birthday Honours

10th June 2019
A Northern Beaches firefighter’s commitment to community safety and supporting the careers of women firefighters has been recognised in today’s Queen’s Birthday Honours. Station Officer Bronnie Mackintosh of Cromer has been...

Casula firefighter recognised in Queen’s Birthday Honours

10th June 2019
A Casula fire officer’s 34-year commitment to protecting people and supporting the careers of indigenous firefighters has been recognised in today’s Queen’s Birthday Honours. Chief Superintendent Phil Lindsay has been awarded...

Uralla firefighter recognised in Queen’s Birthday Honours

10th June 2019
A Deputy Fire Captain’s commitment to protecting people and mentoring firefighters in the Uralla area has been recognised in today’s Queen’s Birthday Honours. Deputy Captain Kerri Wallace has been awarded the...

Denman fire captain recognised in Queen’s Birthday Honours

10th June 2019
A fire captain’s 23-year commitment to protecting people and mentoring firefighters in the Denman area has been recognised in today’s Queen’s Birthday Honours. Captain Gavin Bray has been awarded the Australian...

Rescuers honoured in St Florian’s Day awards

26th May 2019
Fire and Rescue NSW (FRNSW) today recognised firefighters and community members as part of its annual St Florian’s Day ceremony held at the new Fire and Rescue NSW Emergency Services...

NSW welcomes 17 new firefighters into its ranks

17th May 2019
Seventeen new firefighters today graduated from the Fire and Rescue NSW (FRNSW) Emergency Services Academy at Orchard Hills. The state’s newest firefighters include a former flight attendant, teachers, paramedic and world...

Firies urge residents to be fire safe during cooler months

10th May 2019
With a cold snap predicted over the next few days, Fire and Rescue NSW (FRNSW) is urging residents to take every precaution to avoid a fire in the home. FRNSW Community Safety...