Bucketty #9 & crew just returned from local patrol following a number of calls of concern for smoke in the area. No fires found, will head out in the morning for another look. Hopefully this is the last post of 2012 :) See you all in 2013, Happy New Year to all our friends.
Monday, 31 December 2012
Tuesday, 25 December 2012
Friday, 21 December 2012
Bucketty & Laguna crews responded to an animal rescue incident @ Lemmings late yesterday arvo. Thanks to our President Steve for his quick thinking and good management who came upon the incident and to all for the turn-out, as well as to the public for their assistance, patience and understanding, thank you.
Wednesday, 19 December 2012
The NSW Rural Fire Service warns that any bush fire that starts has the potential to threaten lives and destroy homes.
The Rural Fire Service advises you to:
Check your bush fire survival plan - Now.
Monitor the fire and weather situation in any way you can: through www.rfs.nsw.gov.au and www.bom.gov.au, television or radio.
Call Triple Zero if you see a fire.
The Rural Fire Service advises that if you are in an area of Severe Fire Danger:
If you plan to leave finalise your options and leave early on the day
Only stay if your home is well prepared and you can actively defend it.
Prepare for the emotional, mental and physical impact of defending your property - if in doubt, leave.
An SMS has NOT been issued for this alert.