NSW RFS (@NSWRFS )

NSW RFS

Bio The NSW Rural Fire Service, the worlds largest fire service. Our 74,000 volunteer members provide emergency services to more than 95 percent of NSW.
Location New South Wales, Australia
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Account created 07-12-2007 04:57:55
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iPhone : Firefighters have contained a house fire on Fifth Ave, Llandilo which started around 3:30pm on Sunday. All persons have been accounted for, with NSW Police Force and #NSWRFS investigating the cause of the fire. Crews will work over coming hours to mop up and overhaul the structure.

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TweetDeck : With winter frosts causing grass to cure, a number of grass fires have threatened assets over the weekend. It is important to maintain a cleared line of at least 20m around assets. Remain in attendance if using fire and make sure you have sufficient water to extinguish #nswrfs

iPhone : Even though we have seen some much needed rain and cooler temperatures over recent months, we still have the potential for fires. A grass fire this afternoon burnt out around 26 hectares at Tenterfield with the potential to threaten homes and the nearby airport. #NSWRFS #nswfires

TweetDeck : After seeing an influx of volunteers across the bush fire season, it is encouraging to see that there is a lot of young people joining the ranks. abc.net.au/triplej/progra…

iPhone : The Kosciuszko Rd at East Jindabyne has been closed as firefighters from #FRNSW and #NSWRFS deal with a truck fire. There may be a short delay for those travelling between Cooma and Jindabyne.

iPhone : A great story out of Bilpin of two #NSWRFS members who have dedicated their life to protecting their community. Gents, thank you for your service. twitter.com/9NewsSyd/statu…

TweetDeck : Its great to see some good rain across western #NSW. The Bureau of Meteorology, New South Wales is forecasting more over the coming months. Inspector Jillian Butler talks about some of the growth in the Lightning Ridge area. #NSWRFS

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TweetDeck : As we move towards the next fire season we are closely monitoring grass and crop growth, particularly west of the divide. With growth like this there may be the potential for a significant grass fire season. #NSWRFS #grassfires twitter.com/LucyThack/stat…

Hootsuite Inc. : Congratulations to the eight #NSWRFS members named today as Australian Fire Service Medal (AFSM) recipients in the 2020 Queen’s Birthday Honours list. Well done and thank you for your commitment and service to the community. Recipient’s achievements here: ow.ly/DKQK50zZwFw

iPhone : Emergency Services are on scene at a truck fully alight on the Hume Highway at Brookham, in the Yass Valley. All Northbound lanes are currently closed and are likely to be for some time. #nswrfs

iPhone : Update: Firefighters have extinguished the truck fire on the M1 near Mooney Mooney. The freeway does remain closed northbound and there is significant traffic delays. Live Traffic NSW #nswrfs #frnsw

iPhone : Firefighters from #NSWRFS and #FRNSW are on scene at a truck fire on the M1 at Mooney Mooney. North bound lanes are currently closed. No reported injuries. Live Traffic NSW

TweetDeck : The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge pay tribute to volunteer first responders as part of Australia’s inaugural Thank a First Responder Day. #ThankaFirstResponder #NSWRFS #forourcommunity youtube.com/watch?v=8QiWI8…

iPhone : There’s snow chance of a bush fire in #Armidale today. However it’s important to keep one meter from the heater. #nswrfs

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TweetDeck : So proud to have joined the NSW RFS & be part of a fantastic brigade at Kenthurst. I have wanted to do this for so long and had many Saturday afternoons in training. Look forward to serving our community & being part of the first responder crew #GetInvolved

Twitter for iPad : 👍 Dan. #nswrfs twitter.com/calderwoodrfs/…

TweetDeck : As National Volunteer Week comes to a close, we caught up with some of our own #nswrfs volunteers to get their thoughts on what volunteering means to them.

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TweetDeck : Its National Volunteer Week and were saying a BIG thank you to all #volunteers and volunteering organisations. Today were profiling Frances Crown, a member of the Southern Highlands Rural Fire Service for 14 years.
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#NVW2020 #changingcommunities

TweetDeck : This National Volunteer Week Commissioner Rob Rogers thanks #NSWRFS volunteers for their dedication and commitment during the past fire season and to the community, for their support and generosity towards our volunteers.

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