Whitianga Volunteer Fire Brigade are the overall winners at the Australasian Rescue Challenge in Hamilton last weekend, with other Kiwi teams also winning prizes.
Congratulations to this quarter’s recipients of the New Zealand Fire Brigades’ Long Service and Good Conduct Award. If you are a recipient, please make sure your details are correct by going to the People & Capability Honours and Awards page and follow the instructions.
(L-R: Fire and Emergency CE Rhys Jones, DOC Director-General Lou Sanson)
Fire and Emergency NZ Chief Executive Rhys Jones and Department of Conservation (DOC) Director-General Lou Sanson signed an Operational Service Agreement (OSA) today, outlining the two organisations’ joint-agreement to firefighting on public conservation land.
Today Fire and Emergency New Zealand, and unions and associations representing firefighters, committed to working together on safety, health and wellbeing matters.
Yesterday was the first day of Fire and Emergency NZ, and there's been celebrations all around the country to mark the occasion.