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NSW RFS celebrates dedicated volunteers and new building

Some of the Mid Coast District's most experienced volunteer firefighters have been celebrated today for helping to protect their local communities from the ravages of fire.

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Cudgegong volunteers' commitment praised

Longstanding volunteers from the Cudgegong District were today honoured by the NSW Rural Fire Service (NSW RFS) for their ongoing commitment to the local community.

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More than 100 long serving volunteers honoured

Volunteer firefighters from the Canobolas Zone had their long and dedicated service recognised during an official ceremony this week.

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NSW RFS Commissioner praises volunteers’ commitment

Longstanding volunteers across the Far West District will be honoured for their ongoing dedication by the NSW Rural Fire Service (NSW RFS) Commissioner Shane Fitzsimmons as he visits the region this week.

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Busiest bush fire season in years declared over

Today marks the end of what has been a difficult and destructive 2013/14 bush fire season NSW Rural Fire Service (NSW RFS) Commissioner Shane Fitzsimmons said.

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Long serving Illawarra volunteers honoured

Volunteer firefighters from Illawarra will have their long and dedicated service recognised during an official ceremony today.

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Hawkesbury volunteers’ commitment praised

Longstanding volunteers from the Hawkesbury District were today honored by the NSW Rural Fire Service (NSW RFS) for their ongoing commitment to the local community.

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Ellerston Brigade celebrates new station

A new era began for the Ellerston Rural Fire Brigade when NSW Rural Fire Service (NSW RFS) Deputy Commissioner Rob Rogers officially declared their new station open on 1 March 2014.

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NSW RFS members awarded on Australia Day

Seven NSW Rural Fire Service (NSW RFS) members have been recognised for their contributions to their local community, as part of the Australia Day Honours.

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Learning from the recent Port Stephens bush fires

Port Stephens residents are encouraged to contribute to a major research program which commences next week, looking into recent fire activity in the area.

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