This week marks NAIDOC Week (8 to 15 November) which celebrates the history, culture and achievements of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples.
Published Date: 09 Nov 2020Read More
The 2019-20 bush fire season was the most challenging NSW has ever faced - and took an enormous toll on communities across the state.
Published Date: 12 Oct 2020Read More
Minister for Police and Emergency Services, David Elliott, has announced Rob Rogers as the new Commissioner of the NSW Rural Fire Service.
Published Date: 16 Jul 2020Read More
The Bushfire & Natural Hazards CRC, commissioned by the NSW RFS, is undertaking research into people’s experiences of the 2019-20 bush fires in NSW.
Published Date: 15 Jul 2020Read More
Eight NSW Rural Fire Service (NSW RFS) members have been recognised for their commitment to the community as part of the annual Queen’s Birthday Honours List 2020.
Published Date: 08 Jun 2020Read More
Last fire season was unprecedented and so was the response from the community.
Published Date: 03 Jun 2020Read More
This week is National Volunteer Week, an opportunity for us to thank our volunteers for the contribution they make to the NSW RFS, and to their communities.
Published Date: 21 May 2020Read More
Monday 4 May 2020 is St Florian's Day, a very special day for those in the firefighting family.
Published Date: 04 May 2020Read More
After more than 12 years as Commissioner, Shane Fitzsimmons will leave the NSW RFS this month to take up a new role in NSW Government.
Published Date: 06 Apr 2020Read More
Congratulations to the six NSW RFS members named as recipients of the Australian Fire Service Medal, as part of the Australia Day Honours.
Published Date: 26 Jan 2020Read More