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Rural Fires Regulation Review

The NSW Rural Fire Service is seeking comments on the consultation draft of the Rural Fires Regulation 2021 and Regulatory Impact Statement.

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NAIDOC Week 2021

At the NSW RFS we're proudly marking NAIDOC Week 2021 to celebrate the history, culture and achievements of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples.

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NSW RFS volunteers recognised in Queen's Birthday honours list

Seven NSW Rural Fire Service members have been recognised this year for their commitment to the community as part of the Queen's Birthday honours list 2021.

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Speak Up Independent Review Process

The NSW Rural Fire Service has established a process for our members to seek an independent review of serious misconduct matter/s they have reported.

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St Florian’s Day 2021 – join us for the awards

Tuesday 4 May 2021 is St Florian's Day, a very special day for those in the firefighting family.

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Abstract submissions open for Australian Community Engagement and Fire Awareness (ACEFA) Conference

Submissions are now open for Abstracts for the Australian Community Engagement and Fire Awareness (ACEFA) Conference which will be held from Friday 23 - Sunday 25 July 2021 at the Newcastle Exhibition and Conference Centre.

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Curtain closes on quietest fire season in a decade

Today marks the official end to the quietest fire season in more than a decade, a stark contrast to the devastating 2019/20 season.

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NSW RFS volunteers recognised in Australia Day 2021 honours list

Seven NSW Rural Fire Service members have been recognised this year for their commitment to the community as part of the Australia Day honours list 2021.

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Remembering lives lost

A year ago today, our hearts were broken with the loss of two of our volunteers - Deputy Captain Geoffrey Keaton and firefighter Andrew O’Dwyer.

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New Icons For Bush Fires

As part of a new Australian Warning System, the way we display incidents on our website and app has changed.

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