This evening a number of #NSWRFS and @nswpolice officers came together as a mark of respect, lining the M7 motorway at Eastern Creek to salute Cst. Glen Humphris of Victoria Police who was tragically killed last week. He was being escorted to his final resting place in Wallsend. https://t.co/5Q4S6nL4Ir
It's the end of an era today. @RFSCommissioner Shane Fitzsimmons leaves the #NSWRFS today to take up a new role within NSW Government. He has seen us, and the community, through some of the toughest conditions and experiences ever. We say 'thank you', Shane. #nswrfs #nswfires https://t.co/C0PrnoAFMR
Crews taking the opportunity to complete hazard reduction work ahead of forecast rain this week. Spur Place hazard reduction burn continues at Glenorie tomorrow. Residents may see and smell smoke locally and across parts of western/southern Sydney. https://t.co/sIBfGMpLhQ #NSWRFS https://t.co/3vswZcxcM2
Important hazard reduction burns are scheduled for this week, in areas including the Tweed, Kyogle, Southern Highlands and The Hills in NW Sydney. Smoke from these burns may be seen in some areas locally and some smoke may settle overnight. https://t.co/sIBfGMpLhQ #NSWRFS #NPWS https://t.co/J5MgAMleQz
Watch and Act: Shearwater Dv, Taylors Beach (Port Stephens LGA). Residents in area of Horizons Dr, Sanderling Cl, Sandpiper Ave, Kestrel Ave and Salamander Way should follow their bush fire survival plan, monitor conditions and take advice from firefighters in the area. #NSWRFS https://t.co/49apQsJn8z
Watch and Act: Shearwater Dv, Taylors Beach (Port Stephens LGA). There has been an increase of fire activity this evening.The fire is moving in a NE direction towards Horizons Drive and Salamander Way. Residents should monitor conditions and take advice from firefighters. #NSWRFS https://t.co/bNwDAnUbRL
Advice: Shearwater Dr, Taylors Beach (Port Stephens LGA). Improving weather conditions has seen reduced fire activity and threat. Crews remain on scene with aircraft assistance. Residents in the area should continue to monitor conditions and take advice from firefighters. #NSWRFS https://t.co/vJeyo6jEaz
Watch and Act: Shearwater Dv, Taylors Beach (Port Stephens LGA). Residents in the area of Latitude Rd and Anchorage Cct, Latitude and Nelson Bay Rd at Anna Bay should monitor conditions. Crews in the area undertaking property protection along Nelson Bay Rd at Anna Bay. #NSWRFS https://t.co/1SljVVsF3P
Watch and Act: Shearwater Dv, Taylors Beach (Port Stephens LGA). A fire is burning in swampland east of Taylors Beach Dv, moving south easterly direction towards Nelson Bay Rd. Residents in the area of Latitude Rd and Anchorage Cct, Latitude should monitor conditions. #NSWRFS https://t.co/mnSvGOrNA5
Smoke from hazard reduction burns across NSW may be seen this weekend and some may settle overnight in areas like Wollongong, Southern Highlands, Shoalhaven, Greater Sydney. This is likely to dissipate as the inversion breaks Sunday morning. Info: https://t.co/sIBfGMHmGq #NSWRFS https://t.co/fpP5uWiFn5
Planned hazard reduction burns tomorrow and over weekend may see smoke in areas such as Newcastle, Wollongong, Southern Highlands, Shoalhaven and Greater Sydney. Some smoke may settle in parts with forecast overnight inversions. Schedule and map: https://t.co/sIBfGMpLhQ #NSWRFS https://t.co/XZlDd8OADP
Planned hazard reduction burns continue this week, including in the Dharawal National Park (Campbelltown) area tomorrow. Smoke may be seen across Campbelltown and Greater Sydney (mainly south and west) areas tomorrow afternoon and evening. Info at https://t.co/sIBfGMpLhQ #NSWRFS https://t.co/y6xCV9EbO0
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