The media plays an important role during major incidents. The information provided by the media can assist people in making informed decisions which can ultimately affect their safety.
The NSW RFS uses the media to provide information on fire incidents to the community.
Media personnel are encouraged to use the following services for information during NSW RFS incidents:
The NSW RFS also provides regular media releases and other updates as required.
We encourage everyone, including the media, to use a variety of sources for information during emergency incidents.
For updates on fires or incidents involving fire authorities outside of NSW please check the websites of fire authorities in these states. These can include: