Our blokes off to the Sydney fires

johnboy 18 October 2013 3

The ACT Rural Fire Service (ACTRFS) has today received a formal request from the NSW Rural Fire Service to deploy 13 ACTRFS units, made up of 10 fire appliances and three command vehicles, to assist in firefighting operations in the Sydney basin.

Two strike teams of 25 firefighters each departed the ACT at 5.30pm for Penrith for up to a five day deployment made up of volunteer firefighters and crews from the Parks Brigade.

5:45 PM 17/10/13

[Courtesy ESA]


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GardeningGirl GardeningGirl 7:17 pm 18 Oct 13

Mysteryman said :

I have a lot of respect for fire fighters – particularly volunteers. Stay safe, guys and girls.

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Rawhide Kid Part3 Rawhide Kid Part3 3:20 pm 18 Oct 13

And two Scribes from the ACTSES Pialligo Unit have joined the deployment as well.

Mysteryman Mysteryman 11:59 am 18 Oct 13

I have a lot of respect for fire fighters – particularly volunteers. Stay safe, guys and girls.

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