On behalf of the NSW Rural Fire Service, the NSW RFS Donations Trust, and our volunteers, thank you to everyone who has donated financially to recognise the incredible work done by our volunteers.
Published Date: 24 Jan 2020Read More
Thank you to the many members of the community who donated to support the families of firefighters killed during the 2019-20 bush fire season. The NSW RFS created dedicated appeals for the families of Samuel McPaul, Geoffrey Keaton and Andrew O'Dwyer, and the funds have now been distributed in full to their families.
Published Date: 01 Jan 2020Read More
So many people have reached out to us, asking how they can lend a hand to people in bush fire affected areas, as well as our volunteers.
Published Date: 16 Nov 2019Read More
We've seen over the last few weeks the devastating impact that bush fires can have, and the incredible teamwork of firefighters and the community working together to protect what's important.
Published Date: 15 Nov 2019Read More
This information relates to increased fire danger on Tuesday 12 November 2019.
Published Date: 10 Nov 2019Read More
This information is no longer current.
Published Date: 08 Nov 2019Read More
Special provisions to protect the employment of volunteers have been enacted due to the current fire situation across NSW. This information was updated on 29 January 2020.
Published Date: 28 Oct 2019Read More
This weekend we will remember the emergency services volunteers who have paid the ultimate sacrifice while protecting their communities.
Published Date: 11 Oct 2019Read More
Starting this fire season, you may see our new 737 Large Air Tanker (LAT) overhead - a firebombing aircraft that will be available to assist us all year-round.
Published Date: 05 Aug 2019Read More