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Denman volunteer ambulance unit set to 'go live'

1st June 2017
Emergency response resources in the Denman region are set to be enhanced with the launch of NSW Ambulance’s 57th Volunteer Ambulance Officer and Community First Responder (VCFR) unit. The Denman unit, which...

2017 Rotary NSW Emergency Service Community Awards finalists announced

30th May 2017
Minister for Emergency Services Troy Grant today announced the 24 finalists for the 2017 Rotary NSW Emergency Services Community Awards. Mr Grant said the awards celebrate the outstanding contribution of emergency...

Safety first for Nyngan with opening of new $920,000 fire station

29th May 2017
Minister for Emergency Services and Member for Dubbo Troy Grant was today joined by Fire & Rescue NSW (FRNSW) Commissioner Paul Baxter to officially open the new Nyngan fire station...

Fire & Rescue NSW opens new state-of-the-art headquarters

15th May 2017
The Minister for Emergency Services Troy Grant today officially opened the new $23 million Fire & Rescue NSW (FRNSW) headquarters in Greenacre. Mr Grant said the official opening ushered in a...

Fire & Rescue NSW announces 2017 Brigade Kids Champions

4th May 2017
Fire & Rescue NSW (FRNSW) has today announced the winners of its Brigade Kids Champion Competition, which was aimed at promoting fire safety to children across NSW. More than 280 children...

Time is running out to enter FRNSW's Brigade Kids Champion Competition

13th April 2017
Time is running out for budding young artists to enter the Fire & Rescue NSW (FRNSW) Brigade Kids Champion Competition. Children from Kindergarten to Year 2 across NSW are encouraged to...

Fire safety advice for when flood clean up begins

2nd April 2017
Fire & Rescue NSW (FRNSW) is urging people in flood-affected areas to pay particular attention to their fire safety when cleaning up during the flood and when it recedes. FRNSW Acting...

Change your clocks and check your smoke alarm

30th March 2017
Fire & Rescue NSW (FRNSW) firefighters today urged residents to check their smoke alarms are in good working order when they change their clocks at the end of Daylight Saving...

Calling all young artists to enter the Brigade Kids Champion Competition

13th March 2017
Fire & Rescue NSW (FRNSW) is calling on all budding young artists across the state to use their creativity and imagination to help promote fire safety, and have the chance...

Fairer funding for fire and emergency services

7th March 2017
A fairer system for funding NSW fire and emergency services is one step closer today, with Treasurer Dominic Perrottet to introduce the Fire and Emergency Services Levy Bill. The legislation gives...