Welcome to the NSW Rural Fire Service

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Is your home on bush fire prone land? Use our new tool to find out.

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Hazard reduction is happening now

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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

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2016 St Florian's Day awards

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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.