The Siding Springs Observatory was hit hard by the January 2013 which burnt through the Warrumbungles, west of Coonabarabran.
Published Date: 16 Jul 2014Read More
Sugar cane burning season is now underway across northern NSW.
Published Date: 14 Jul 2014Read More
NSW RFS and Fire and Rescue NSW crews responded to a truck fire on Appin Road, Bulli Tops at 7pm on 10 July 2014.
Published Date: 10 Jul 2014Read More
NAIDOC Week is a week to celebrate the history, culture and achievements of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.
Published Date: 06 Jul 2014Read More
Fourteen students from Armidale High School have graduated from the NSW RFS Cadet Program in the New England Zone's first all female cadet graduation.
Published Date: 26 Jun 2014Read More
National Youth Week 2014 provides a chance for us to recognise the 8,449 NSW RFS volunteers aged 25 and younger.
Published Date: 04 Apr 2014Read More
In February 2014, bush fires affected many parts of Victoria.
Published Date: 14 Feb 2014Read More
The NSW RFS has become one of the first agencies to be using a new social media technology, just launched in Australia - Twitter Alerts.
Published Date: 18 Dec 2013Read More
In mid-October 2013, a number of large and destructive fires affected communities including the Blue Mountains, Port Stephens, Central Coast, Hawkesbury and Southern Highlands.
Published Date: 26 Oct 2013Read More