2014 photo and video gallery
Local RFS crews have been assisting the State Emergency Service after last night's snow in the upper mountains.
Published Date: 15 Oct 2014Read More
Air-crane water bombing helicopter Ichabod arrived at Penrith's Sydney International Regatta Centre one month early on Friday, to be put through its operational readiness checks for the bushfire season.
Published Date: 14 Oct 2014Read More
Two Air Cranes have arrived for the start of the 2014 Bush Fire Season.
Published Date: 10 Oct 2014Read More
The official start to the Bush Fire Season has seen fire authorities warn of an above average year for much of the state.
Published Date: 30 Sep 2014Read More
Rural Fire Brigades from the Blue Mountains, together with those from the Lithgow and Bathurst area undertook a joint training exercise at Yetholme, west of Lithgow.
Published Date: 29 Sep 2014Read More
Blue Mountains Support Communications Brigade had a tour of the Canobolas Fire Control Centre.
Published Date: 19 Sep 2014Read More
The NSW Rural Fire Service is urging residents to prepare for the coming fire season, with a greater than normal fire season ahead.
Published Date: 16 Sep 2014Read More
View the Land Newspaper artcile High Bushfire Risk for NSW
Published Date: 04 Sep 2014Read More
The NSW Rural Fire Service Commissioner, Shane Fitzsimmons says the eastern half of NSW Can expect above average fire conditions this season.
Published Date: 03 Sep 2014Read More
Blue Mountain GazetteBy Shane Desiatnik It was no coincidence the Blaxland home of Carolyn and Colin Sanders was chosen for a media conference last Thursday to announce the start of new laws giving homeowners more power to remove trees and vegetation that could be a bushfire hazard.
Published Date: 06 Aug 2014Read More