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Bush Fire Hazards

The simple rule is – if it's your property, it's your hazard and your responsibility.

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Latest News

Bush Fire Danger Period

The 2016-17 Bush Fire Danger Period is now in place for more areas across NSW …

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Bush Fire Danger Period commen …

Monday 1 August marks the start of the 2016-17 Bush Fire Danger Period for th …

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Supportive Employer Program 20 …

At a ceremony at NSW RFS Headquarters, Special Commendations were awarded to …

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Hazard reduction

Smoke in your area could be from a hazard reduction, an important part of preparing for bush fires. You can check the location of these burns here.

Get ready for a bush fire

There are four simple steps to making a bush fire survival plan. Make yours today.