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What we're doing

What we're doing is a static feed from our last 30 messages posted via our Twitter account @FRNSW. [external link] To view more, visit our Twitter profile [external link].

For the latest information on current bush and grass fires, visit www.rfs.nsw.gov.au [external link] or call the NSW Rural Fire Service bushfire information line: 1800 679 737

For all life threatening emergencies call Triple Zero (000)

  • Mar 27, 2017, 3:29 pm - BELLA VISTA | UPDATE: #Fire in a takeaway chicken shop has been knocked down. Crews checking for fire spread. Approx 150 ppl evac'd.
  • Mar 27, 2017, 3:06 pm - BELLA VISTA | UPDATE: F/fighting ops underway in takeaway food shop on grnd floor of office block. Crews checking rooftop for fire spread.
  • Mar 27, 2017, 2:47 pm - BELLA VISTA | #FRNSW responding to smoke coming from a grnd-floor takeaway food shop, Lexington Dr. Above 5-storey office block evac'd.
  • Mar 27, 2017, 9:18 am - FAIRFIELD | #FRNSW aiding in rescue of injured man at unit block work site, Wrentmore St. Man on lvl 5. Cherry picker truck on scene.
  • Mar 25, 2017, 8:51 am - NEWPORT|#FRNSW CREWS AT CAR OVER EDGE OF STEEP DRIVEWAY NORTHERN BEACHES
  • Mar 24, 2017, 2:53 pm - There’s still time to enter the #BrigadeKids #Champion #Competition and win some great prizes. Visit… https://twitter.com/i/web/status/845121317804302336 [external link]
  • Mar 24, 2017, 2:35 pm - EASTERN CREEK | #FRNSW working to contain fuel spill after b-double truck & car accident, cnr Old Wallgrove Rd & Wallgrove Rd. Avoid area.
  • Mar 23, 2017, 3:12 pm - RT @BOM_NSW: #SevereThunderstorm #Warning issued for heavy rainfall in the Northern Rivers and Tablelands. See latest …
  • Mar 23, 2017, 2:41 pm - KATOOMBA | #FRNSW at an oil spill, w/bnd #GreatWesternHwy nr Bathurst Rd. Spill approx 200m long. Crews requesting sand for clean-up.
  • Mar 23, 2017, 2:19 pm - GYMEA | UPDATE: Gas has been turned off to the area while repair of ruptured 50mm gas line is underway. #FRNSW has handed over ops.
  • Mar 23, 2017, 1:40 pm - GYMEA | #FRNSW at a ruptured gas line, Manchester Rd. Crews monitoring gas lvls. Some nearby homes to be evac'd. Gas co. on scene.
  • Mar 23, 2017, 10:00 am - #FRNSW assisting @NSWSES with #Storm Recovery work today F/Fighters working in #Blacktown #Mt_Druitt #The_Hills #NSWStorms #SydStorms #SES
  • Mar 23, 2017, 9:01 am - Do your kids know what to do if there’s a fire at your home? Talk to them and prepare a plan #brigadekids #FRNSW https://twitter.com/FRNSW/status/844670382015680512/photo/1 [external link]
  • Mar 22, 2017, 4:36 pm - #FRNSW warn of severe thundersorms for parts of Sydney and Illawarra region. Flash flooding, damaging winds and large hailstones predicted.
  • Mar 22, 2017, 4:10 pm - RT @BOM_NSW: Detailed Severe Thunderstorm Updated. Latest information at #SydneyStorm http://www.bom.gov.au/nsw/warnings/ [external link] https://twitter.com/BOM_NSW/status/844409499121336320/photo/1 [external link]
  • Mar 22, 2017, 4:09 pm - CASTLE HILL | #FRNSW has received numerous reports of power lines down in Castle Hill area. Be careful.
  • Mar 22, 2017, 4:07 pm - SYDNEY | #FRNSW crews responding to incidents across Sydney. Take care on roads.
  • Mar 22, 2017, 3:06 pm - RT @BOM_NSW: SEVERE STORMS detected on radar in western #Sydney. Large hail, heavy rainfall, damaging winds possible. #Penrith #Liverpool #…
  • Mar 22, 2017, 9:01 am - Calling all kids in NSW in years K-2, the #BrigadeKids #Champion #Competition is here! Design a poster and win grea… https://twitter.com/i/web/status/844307940504981505 [external link]
  • Mar 21, 2017, 10:47 pm - GLADESVILLE | #FRNSW , @nswpolice & @NSWAmbulance in attendance at motor vehicle accident on Victoria Rd which is closed in both directions.
  • Mar 21, 2017, 6:52 pm - ORANGE | #FRNSW Hazmat crews in attendance at gas leak in drain near Newport Street. Gas Company are also on scene.
  • Mar 21, 2017, 12:42 pm - YOUNG | #FRNSW crews have gained control of a #fire in a shed, Wombat St. LPG cylinders inside. 200m exclusion zone in place.
  • Mar 21, 2017, 12:29 pm - #FRNSW celebrates #HarmonyDay & its ongoing work with the Community Resource Centre to keep all communities fire sa… https://twitter.com/i/web/status/843998081397866497 [external link]
  • Mar 21, 2017, 11:36 am - SHELLHARBOUR | #FRNSW hazmat setting up booms to contain oil spill from half-sunk fishing boat in harbour. 8m-boat is about 30m off shore.
  • Mar 21, 2017, 9:01 am - What to do in a fire? Call Triple Zero (000) #BrigadeKids http://www.brigadekids.com [external link] https://twitter.com/FRNSW/status/843945534993850370/photo/1 [external link]
  • Mar 20, 2017, 11:38 am - TWEED HEADS STH | UPDATE: #FRNSW hazmat crews monitoring gas levels in drains. Crews also dispersing gas with water spray.
  • Mar 20, 2017, 10:35 am - TWEED HEADS SOUTH | #FRNSW at gas leaking from an LPG cylinder in a 4WD at servo, Minjungbal Dr. Servo evac'd. 50m exclusion zone.
  • Mar 17, 2017, 1:00 pm - RT @MoF_Sydney: Rubber litters the footpath of Liverpool St after a major tenement explosion and fire, #Darlinghurst, 20 June #1980. #Flash…
  • Mar 17, 2017, 11:08 am - #FRNSW joins all emergency services in urging drivers to stay out of flood water & drive safely as wet weather con… https://twitter.com/i/web/status/842528135199444993 [external link]
  • Mar 17, 2017, 9:01 am - What to do in a fire? Get down low and go, go, go #BrigadeKids https://twitter.com/FRNSW/status/842496033296973826/photo/1 [external link]
  • Mar 17, 2017, 7:39 am - HORNSBY | #FRNSW ops underway this morn at two units flooded from broken water main, Pacific Hwy. Partial rd collapse. @NSWSES on scene.
  • Mar 17, 2017, 7:33 am - MOREE | #FRNSW at a #fire in a vacant house, Grace St. F/fighting ops underway.
  • Mar 16, 2017, 1:40 pm - BROKEN HILL | #FRNSW crews called to car and grass #fire, Racecourse Rd. Car was well alight on arrival & started running grass fire.
  • Mar 16, 2017, 1:32 pm - MT KURING-GAI | UPDATE: Trapped truck driver has been released. @NSWAmbulance assessing. #FRNSW has contained liquid bitumen spill.
  • Mar 16, 2017, 1:04 pm - MT KURING-GAI | #FRNSW & em services working to rescue truck driver following acc, M1PacificHwy nr Berowra off-ramp. Truck on its side.
  • Mar 16, 2017, 11:08 am - ULMARRA | UPDATE: F/fighters have bunded spill & are decanting semi-trailer's fuel tank. @NSWAmbulance has taken 3ppl to hospital.
  • Mar 16, 2017, 10:43 am - ULMARRA nr Grafton | #FRNSW at a semi-trailer & 3-car acc, Pacific Hwy nr River St. Truck in paddock leaking fuel. Containing spill.
  • Mar 16, 2017, 9:15 am - What to do in a fire? Practice your escape plan and have a safe meeting place #BrigadeKids http://www.brigadekids.com [external link] https://twitter.com/FRNSW/status/842137172421545984/photo/1 [external link]
  • Mar 15, 2017, 11:12 am - RT @NSWSES: More severe weather expected Northern NSW. Never enter floodwater More info http://bit.ly/1jo7x5j [external link]
  • Mar 15, 2017, 8:57 am - SYDNEY HARBOUR BRIDGE | #FRNSW has exting'd car engine fire. https://twitter.com/LiveTrafficSyd/status/841768438607560705 [external link]
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