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Friday, 20 February 2015

 

News of interest to NSW RFS Rural Firefighters – 13-20, February 2015

 

 Pauls Window into Wildfires, ABC Open South Coast and Tablelands,13/02/2015

Paul Gleeson works for the National Parks and wildlife in Nowra and has been working as a volunteer with the Rural Fire Service in the Shoalhaven district of NSW for thirst years.  He’s not a group captain.

Read Article: https://open.abc.net.au/explore/88151

 

Celebration time in thanks to RFS volunteers, The Coffs Coast Advocate, 13/02/2015

HARD working NSW Rural Fire Service volunteers and their families will get some much needed rest and relaxation thanks to a social celebration next month.

Read Article: http://www.coffscoastadvocate.com.au/news/time-to-thank-volunteers/2542177/

 

Coonabarabran fire enquiry expected to blame National Parks and Wildlife Service for delays, The Sydney Morning Herald, 15/02/2015

A parliamentary inquiry into the Coonabarabran fire that claimed 53 houses in 2013 is likely to blame the National Parks and Wildlife Service for critical delays in handling the blaze, Fairfax Media understands.

Read Article: http://www.smh.com.au/nsw/coonabarabran-fire-inquiry-expected-to-blame-national-parks-and-wildlife-service-for-delays-20150214-13dv29.html