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Fires Near Me 

The Fires Near Me NSW smartphone application provides information about bush fires across NSW.

The Fires Near Me NSW application is free.

Available on the iPhone App Store logo Download for Android Google Play Store Logo

Fires Near Me Australia

If you’re travelling, download the Fires Near Me Australia application. It provides information about bush fires, using information from participating fire and emergency services across the country.


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What is the difference between Fires Near Me NSW and Fires Near Me Australia?

Fires Near Me NSW shows incidents in NSW only. It also has the feature of push notifications for total fire bans and other important information.

Fires Near Me Australia shows incidents from participating fire and emergency services across the country, and is ideal if you’re travelling.

Fires Near Me NSW isn’t showing any incidents

If the Fires Near Me NSW application isn’t showing any incidents, it’s likely you have an outdated version of the application installed.

Firstly, delete the old application from your device.

Then, download the correct version of the application for your device’s operating system.

How do I know which version of Fires Near Me I have installed?

If your application has the icon below, you need to delete the application from your device.

Then, download the correct version of the application for your device’s operating system.

My device isn’t supported

For iOS devices, you need to have iOS 10 or later installed. If you have an earlier version, you need to update your device.

For Android devices, you need to have Android 4.1 or later installed. If you have an earlier version, you need to update your device.

If you’re unable to update your device, you can access the same information through the Fires Near Me page on this website. You can create a bookmark or shortcut to your device’s home screen to get the same information as the application.

How can I receive push notifications?

Fires Near Me NSW can send you push notifications such as total fire bans and other important information.

You do not need to sign up to receive these notifications.

Make sure you have push notifications enabled for the application on your device.

Other applications

We support a number of other smartphone applications which can be helpful during bush fires and other emergency incidents.

Emergency+ Smartphone App

A smartphone application to help you identify your location when calling Triple Zero for assistance during an emergency.

Available on the iPhone App Store logoDownload for Android Google Play Store logo

Social Media

We use social media to engage with the community and to provide information on incidents and activities attended by our volunteers.

Facebook Logo Facebook - www.facebook.com/nswrfs

Twitter Logo Twitter - www.twitter.com/nswrfs

Twitter Logo Twitter Alerts service - www.twitter.com/nswrfs/alerts

YouTube Logo YouTube - www.youtube.com/nswrfs

Flickr logo Flickr - www.flickr.com/nswrfs

Instagram logo Instagram - www.instagram.com/nswrfs


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