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We responded to 123,639 incidents in 2020-21. The incidents displayed below are note-worthy incidents that have been published as media releases or tweets from the last 7 days. Details about incidents may change and should not be used as emergency information and/or advice.

Firefighter injured battling large blaze in vehicle scrap yard | Trenayr

Fire and Rescue NSW (FRNSW) crews have battled explosions and large blaze in a vehicle scrap yard at Trenayr, north of Grafton, in the state's northern rivers district. More than 15 fire trucks responded to the emergency in Trenayr Road, just before 6pm yesterday. The fire took hold in rows of scrapped...
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12:08pm • Nov 30, 2022

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Fire and Rescue NSW (FRNSW) crews have battled explosions and large blaze in a vehicle scrap yard at Trenayr, north of Grafton, in the state's northern rivers district. More than 15 fire trucks responded to the emergency in Trenayr Road, just before 6pm yesterday. The fire took hold in rows of scrapped... Read more about the Firefighter injured battling large blaze in vehicle scrap yard at Trenayr.
12:08pm • Nov 30, 2022

Firefighters battling villa fire | Mount Hutton

Fire and Rescue NSW (FRNSW) crews are battling a fire that's engulfed a villa in the Lake Macquarie suburb of Mount Hutton. Just after 9am, eight fire trucks responded to the Cowmeadow Road address after numerous Triple Zero (000) calls were received about a building well alight and large volumes of...
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10:48am • Nov 29, 2022

Fire and Rescue NSW (FRNSW) crews are battling a fire that's engulfed a villa in the Lake Macquarie suburb of Mount Hutton. Just after 9am, eight fire trucks responded to the Cowmeadow Road address after numerous Triple Zero (000) calls were received about a building well alight and large volumes of... Read more about the Firefighters battling villa fire at Mount Hutton.
10:48am • Nov 29, 2022

MEDIA ALERT: House fire demo reinforces the need to prioritise safety this Christmas | Sydney (CBD)

Fire and Rescue NSW (FRNSW) will release confronting video of a fire simulation involving a Christmas tree and decorations, demonstrating how quickly and easily safety shortcuts can lead to real-life emergencies in our homes. A senior FRNSW firefighter will also provide safety tips for the festive season.   WHEN: 9:30am TOMORROW (Tuesday 29 November)   WHERE: City...
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07:08pm • Nov 28, 2022

Fire and Rescue NSW (FRNSW) will release confronting video of a fire simulation involving a Christmas tree and decorations, demonstrating how quickly and easily safety shortcuts can lead to real-life emergencies in our homes. A senior FRNSW firefighter will also provide safety tips for the festive season.   WHEN: 9:30am TOMORROW (Tuesday 29 November)   WHERE: City... Read more about the MEDIA ALERT: House fire demo reinforces the need to prioritise safety this Christmas at Sydney (CBD).
07:08pm • Nov 28, 2022

Fire and Rescue NSW crews battle large scrap metal blaze | Blacktown

More than 80 Fire and Rescue NSW (FRNSW) firefighters have fought a large blaze in a scrap metal yard at Blacktown, in Sydney's west, overnight. FRNSW received numerous Triple Zero (000) calls about a building on fire and a large pall of smoke in Tattersall Road around 1am. The first crews on...
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09:53am • Nov 27, 2022

More than 80 Fire and Rescue NSW (FRNSW) firefighters have fought a large blaze in a scrap metal yard at Blacktown, in Sydney's west, overnight. FRNSW received numerous Triple Zero (000) calls about a building on fire and a large pall of smoke in Tattersall Road around 1am. The first crews on... Read more about the Fire and Rescue NSW crews battle large scrap metal blaze at Blacktown.
09:53am • Nov 27, 2022

FRNSW firefighters rescue kitten stuck in cavity wall | Burwood

Fire and Rescue NSW (FRNSW) crews have saved a six-week-old kitten which fell into a cavity wall at a unit block in Sydney's inner west. Firefighters attended the complex on Burwood Road, Burwood, just after 8am today, straight after a resident reported hearing a cat meowing. It was initially suspected the kitten...
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02:03pm • Nov 25, 2022

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Fire and Rescue NSW (FRNSW) crews have saved a six-week-old kitten which fell into a cavity wall at a unit block in Sydney's inner west. Firefighters attended the complex on Burwood Road, Burwood, just after 8am today, straight after a resident reported hearing a cat meowing. It was initially suspected the kitten... Read more about the FRNSW firefighters rescue kitten stuck in cavity wall at Burwood.
02:03pm • Nov 25, 2022

FRNSW prevents bin fire from engulfing recycling plant | St Marys

Fire and Rescue NSW (FRNSW) crews have extinguished a fire which threatened to destroy a chemical recycling plant in Sydney's west overnight. More than 50 firefighters and 12 FRNSW trucks attacked the blaze, which broke out on Christie Street in St Marys just before 9pm. A 30 cubic metre hook bin and...
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10:18am • Nov 25, 2022

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Fire and Rescue NSW (FRNSW) crews have extinguished a fire which threatened to destroy a chemical recycling plant in Sydney's west overnight. More than 50 firefighters and 12 FRNSW trucks attacked the blaze, which broke out on Christie Street in St Marys just before 9pm. A 30 cubic metre hook bin and... Read more about the FRNSW prevents bin fire from engulfing recycling plant at St Marys.
10:18am • Nov 25, 2022

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