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Advice- SCOTTS ROAD HAZARD REDUCTION BURN
The Cooma Rural Fire Brigade will be conducting a Hazard Reduction burn this Saturday/Sunday/Monday the 22nd 23rd and 24th July to reduce fuel loads in the Scotts Road, Woodlands Drive and Pigmy Possum place areas to Cooma's North.
The burn will only go ahead if conditions are favourable.
Please be aware there will be smoke in the area.
Avoid smoke by closing doors and windows in your house. Avoid driving in smoke and beware of Fire Trucks in the area.
We would like to thank the Community for your patience and understanding as we undertake this import hazard reduction work.
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Advice- SCOTTS ROAD HAZARD REDUCTION BURN
The Cooma Rural Fire Brigade will be conducting a Hazard Reduction burn this Saturday/Sunday/Monday the 22nd 23rd and 24th July to reduce fuel loads in the Scotts Road, Woodlands Drive and Pigmy Possum place areas to Coomas North. 
The burn will only go ahead if conditions are favourable.
Please be aware there will be smoke in the area.
Avoid smoke by closing doors and windows in your house. Avoid driving in smoke and beware of Fire Trucks in the area.
We would like to thank the Community for your patience and understanding as we undertake this import hazard reduction work.

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Ben Nicholson

Daniel King

3 weeks ago

Monaro Team Rural Fire Service

After 3 days of hard work and effort by volunteers from East Jindabyne, Kalkite and Jindabyne Rural Fire Brigades a great result has been achieved on the Tyrolean Hazard Reduction burn. Thanks to the community for your patience and understanding while we undertake these important hazard reductions next to populated areas. ... See MoreSee Less

After 3 days of hard work and effort by volunteers from East Jindabyne, Kalkite and Jindabyne Rural Fire Brigades a great result has been achieved on the Tyrolean Hazard Reduction burn. Thanks to the community for your patience and understanding while we undertake these important hazard reductions next to populated areas.

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Great to work with such a good team 🙂

(y) Nice job guys

😀 Greatly appreciated

Great work, thank you

Bianca Scott

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Another freezing morning across NSW, so cold in fact that we will be changing the name of the RFS chopper from Firebird to Icebird 200. Taken in Tumut this morning where it is -6! Photo: Sam Crothers ... See MoreSee Less

For your information:-

NOTICE – TYROLEAN HAZARD REDUCTION BURN

WHEN: Friday 30/6/17 to Saturday 1/7/17
– Weather permitting or as soon as possible
after this date

WHERE: Lake side of Rainbow Drive, Tyrolean Village, East Jindabyne

BY: NSW Rural Fire Service, & FRNSW Jindabyne

PURPOSE: Under favourable conditions this will assist in reducing the bushfire risk to Tyrolean Village for this coming summer

PRECAUTIONS: Avoid smoke by closing all doors and windows in your house
Avoid driving in smoke
Beware of fire tankers in your street
Cooperate with fire fighters

CONTACT: Berridale Fire Control Centre on 6456 4555
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For your information:-

NOTICE – TYROLEAN HAZARD REDUCTION BURN

WHEN:           Friday 30/6/17 to Saturday 1/7/17
 – Weather permitting or as soon as possible 
    after this date

WHERE:         Lake side of Rainbow Drive, Tyrolean Village, East Jindabyne

BY:                  NSW Rural Fire Service, & FRNSW Jindabyne   

PURPOSE:    Under favourable conditions this will assist in reducing the                bushfire risk to Tyrolean Village for this coming summer

PRECAUTIONS:    Avoid smoke by closing all doors and windows in your house
                               Avoid driving in smoke
                               Beware of fire tankers in your street
                               Cooperate with fire fighters

CONTACT:    Berridale Fire Control Centre on  6456 4555

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L’Étape Australia by Le Tour de France
The Tour de France is coming to Australia!
Ride on 160km fully closed roads in the stunning NSW Snowy Mountains with Tour de France champion Chris Froome.
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2 months ago

Monaro Team Rural Fire Service

Congratulations to our own East Jindabyne RFB member Jake Roarty the newest NSW RFS Down The Wire (DTW) technician. Jake is now 1 of 30 DTW operators who are specially trained in helicopter search and rescue techniques. Helping the community by extracting members of the public trapped by out of control bushfires and stuck by flood waters. DTW personnel winch in and out of helicopters like this one in times of emergency. ... See MoreSee Less

Congratulations to our own East Jindabyne RFB member Jake Roarty the newest NSW RFS Down The Wire (DTW) technician. Jake is now 1 of 30 DTW operators who are specially trained in helicopter search and rescue techniques. Helping the community by extracting members of the public trapped by out of control bushfires and stuck by flood waters. DTW personnel winch in and out of helicopters like this one in times of emergency.

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Great stuff. Nearly more important than a bloke in a white shirt!!! Hahahaha

Congratulations mate well deserved

Congratulations Jake. Very well done 👍

Well done, sounds great.

Yvette Amos they said helicopters 😉

well done mate

Congratulations Jake Roarty

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2 months ago

Monaro Team Rural Fire Service

It's an American video but still very relevant. Remember in an emergency call 000.

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Great idea to put this video up.

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