Due to forecast weather conditions and the potential impact of smoke on large planned events in the Sydney area this weekend, the NSW RFS along with partner agencies, has re-evaluated and rescheduled a number of hazard reduction burns that were planned over the next few days.
Published Date: 17 May 2019Read More
4 May is St Florian's Day, named after the Patron Saint of Firefighters. It's also known as International Firefighters Day.
Published Date: 04 May 2019Read More
ANZAC Day is one of the most important dates on the calendar each year - and this year, it has been a very special occasion for a team of 20 NSW RFS members.
Published Date: 03 May 2019Read More
The National Memorial for fire and emergency services holds the names of 528 personnel who have paid the ultimate sacrifice while protecting others.
Published Date: 01 May 2019Read More
Mateship, sacrifice and the willingness to volunteer are key characteristics of the Spirit of Anzac.
Published Date: 25 Apr 2019Read More
Yesterday the NSW RFS 2019 Young Leader Scholarship, sponsored by Jemena, saw winners Jessie McMaster from Faulconbridge Brigade in the Blue Mountains District and Kieren McGrath from Kentucky Brigade and Tamworth State Mitigation team, embark on an 11-day voyage aboard the STS Young Endeavour.
Published Date: 17 Apr 2019Read More
A new mobile hot fire training facility will help NSW RFS members hone their skills with structure fires.
Published Date: 11 Mar 2019Read More
Friday 8 March is International Women's Day.
Published Date: 08 Mar 2019Read More
The NSW RFS is seeking passionate and dedicated staff to join our Mitigation Crews, who are focussed on reducing bush fire hazards and providing operational support.
Published Date: 05 Mar 2019Read More