3, 2, 1 – our role in lift-off

26/01/2018 | Achievements | National

With 3,500kg kerosene and 8,500kg liquid oxygen on board – and the usual risks around getting a rocket into space – Fire and Emergency NZ played a crucial role in providing on-the-ground safety and support to prepare for the worst case scenario during last weekend’s Rocket Lab test launch. Luckily it wasn’t needed.

Supporting the Firefighters Sky Tower Challenge

25/01/2018 | Volunteer | National

Each year Fire and Emergency NZ personnel from around the country compete in the Firefighters Sky Tower Challenge. It’s a big fundraising event for Leukaemia & Blood Cancer New Zealand and this year a team of volunteers in National Headquarters in Wellington are training to take part.