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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...

Firefighters ready to open doors to the community

2nd May 2019
Firefighters will open the doors to hundreds of fire stations across NSW on Saturday, 18 May for the Fire and Rescue NSW (FRNSW) Open Day, inviting people to learn more...

Firies put automatic sprinklers to the test

29th April 2019
Builders will be required to install automatic sprinkler systems in all new residential apartment buildings above three storeys to protect lives and property following improvements to the National Construction Code. The...

NSW welcomes 16 new firefighters

15th April 2019
NSW has welcomed 16 new firefighters in a graduation ceremony that marked the beginning of a new era for Fire and Rescue NSW (FRNSW). The state’s newest firefighters, who include a...

World class new Fire Protection Training Academy announced

12th April 2019
Fire and Rescue NSW (FRNSW) and Fire Protection Association Australia (FPA Australia) will collaborate in the development of a new state-of-the-art training centre for emergency services and the fire protection...