James Lassaline, James Eyeres, Wade Chant, John Kerr, Scott Hamilton  TBW Newsgroup

Island praise for firefighters

THE outpouring of public support for volunteer firefighters has reached unprecedented levels according to a 20-year veteran of the Country Fire Service (CFS). Fresh from a […]

Fred Stent  TBW Newsgroup

Lightning sparks emergency

AN OUT-OF-CONTROL bushfire caused by a dry lightning strike south of Nangwarry spurred more than 200 of the region’s firefighters into action on Saturday in an […]

Renee, Corey (3)  TBW Newsgroup

Firefighters step up to challenge

SEVERAL Limestone Coast Country Fire Service volunteers have “stepped up” to highlight depression, post-traumatic stress injuries and suicide by climbing 28-storeys in a Melbourne skyscraper while […]

Firefighters  TBW Newsgroup

Firefighters answer call

A TRIO of Country Fire Service (CFS) volunteers from the Kingsley Group will be deployed to the Sunshine Coast today, joining hundreds of other firefighters from […]

Carpenter Rocks fire contained

FAVOURABLE weather conditions and a swift response from local firefighters prevented a grass fire from becoming a major emergency incident at Carpenter Rocks on Sunday evening. […]