Four brigades assembled at Bilpin on Saturday 12th November for a joint training exercise – Operation Phoenix - and a dinner at the Bilpin Fire Shed afterwards. The day was designed to help brigade members get to know each other in the neighbouring areas and to work together in a mixed crew environment. From every point of view the day was a great success, being not only enjoyable but also very instructional.
The new national Fire Danger Rating System was introduced on September 1st. Please read our full explanation of the new system.
The last couple of months were mainly busy with downed trees and of course our usual MVA on Bellbird Hill. We also did some flag waving at the Bowlo
This is an account of the brigades activites in the year up to Easter. We've had quite a few callouts ...
The Kurrajong Heights Brigade was formed in 1952 and so we've decided to research and document our 70 year history as a brigade.
Diane Williams, wife of our Brigade Captain Brian Williams and an active member of our brigade, […]
Pictured at the fire shed are: L TO R. KH Captain- Brian Williams, Treasurer KH Bush Fire Fundraising Group- Peter Richardson, KH Equipment Officer- Andy Macdonald.
Channel 9 did this story on the new Coulson Aviation CH-47 Chinook Helitankers coming to Australia: […]
Jeremy Fewtrell, whose day job is Deputy Commissioner of NSW Fire & Rescue, conducted Structure Fire […]
In the cover photo our Training Officer, Steve Body ties us all in knots! Steve is […]