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Residents urged to prepare for increased fire danger this weekend

The NSW Rural Fire Service (NSW RFS) is urging residents in central and eastern NSW to prepare themselves and their property, with increased fire danger conditions forecast for this weekend.

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Region North firefighters to put their skills on display

Hundreds of NSW Rural Fire Service (NSW RFS) members will hone their firefighting and emergency skills at the Region North Annual Field Exercise at Glen Innes this weekend.

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Blaxland Ridge Brigade celebrates station extension

Celebrations were held today for Blaxland Ridge Rural Fire Brigade when Member for Riverstone Mr Kevin Conolly MP and NSW Rural Fire Service (NSW RFS) Commissioner Shane Fitzsimmons AFSM officially declared the extension of their station open.

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North Gundagai Rural Fire Brigade celebrates handover of new fire truck

NSW Rural Fire Service (NSW RFS) members are celebrating the official handover of a new fire truck that will help North Gundagai volunteers provide an even greater level of fire protection to the local community.

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NSW RFS members recognised for their continued dedication

Hawkesbury District members have been honored by the NSW Rural Fire Service (NSW RFS) for their ongoing commitment to the local community at a special ceremony held this evening.

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High temperatures and strong winds bring increased fire danger to NSW

The NSW Rural Fire Service (NSW RFS) is urging residents across New South Wales to prepare for
Severe fire weather forecast for many regions across the state tomorrow, Wednesday 14 February.

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Research gives insight into community bush fire response

A year after some of the worst fire conditions ever experienced in NSW history, a new research report has found many people continue to underestimate the risk of fire.

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Tennyson Rural Fire Brigade volunteers celebrate new $840,000 station

Tennyson Rural Fire Brigade firefighters today celebrated the official opening of their new station, which features infrastructure and resources that will help members provide the local community with an even higher level of fire protection.

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Get ready now for high temperatures and increased fire danger

The NSW Rural Fire Service (NSW RFS) is urging residents to get ready now for another period of high temperatures and increased fire danger, with temperatures across the state set to soar above 40 degrees later this week.

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Residents urged to be prepared and have a plan ahead of hot weekend

With the mercury set to soar this weekend the NSW Rural Fire Service (NSW RFS) is urging the community to be vigilant and know what to do if a fire starts.

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