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NBN fire and lift register

The nbn™ network is replacing most existing landline phone and internet networks across Australia.

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Christmas 2015

Many of our brigades celebrate Christmas in their community with some help from the big man in red, direct from the North Pole. From all of us at the NSW RFS, have a safe and happy Christmas.

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Recognition for our volunteers

Local community awards have given thanks and appreciation to some of our members.

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Get Ready For Summer

Summer is often a time to spend with family and friends, and enjoying the warm weather. However it's also peak disaster season.

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Tributes to NSW RFS volunteer

The NSW Rural Fire Service has paid tribute to volunteer firefighter Paul Sanderson, who has died while fighting a bush fire at Stanford Merthyr near Cessnock.

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Women in leadership

The increasing role of women in leadership functions has been highlighted recently, from brigade level to senior management.

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Tell us your experience of bush fire

Sharing experiences of bush fire can be powerful. Let us know your story and help us help the community to prepare.

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'Thor' heads to Indonesia

'Thor', the C130 waterbomber, has been deployed to Indonesia to assist with fighting wild fires which are causing significant smoke issues across Indonesia.

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New aviation resources give help from above

NSW firefighters will be assisted by a number of new aicraft this bush fire season.

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I Am Fire - New NSW RFS campaign

"I Am Fire" is the theme of a new bush fire public awareness campaign launched by the NSW RFS.

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