AFAC has sent their sincere thanks for our contribution to fighting the Australian wildfires.
The Stokes Valley Brigade advises of the passing of retired CFO Stewart Walker, QSM, on 21 May 2020.
The Cromwell Brigade advises of the passing of Brigade Support and ex Deputy Chief Fire Officer Euan Hildyard.
Dargaville Volunteer Fire Brigade announces the passing of Rex Douglas Murdoch on 20 May 2020.
Congratulations to this quarter’s recipients of the New Zealand Fire Brigades Long Service and Good Conduct (LSGC) Award.
FRFANZ informs you of the passing of Don Geddes, on Friday 15 May at Whakatane. Don was a FRFANZ foundation member, and received a QSM for services to Forestry in Rural fire protection. He received numerous other national and international awards for his work in rural fire protection.
Check out these photos from the property team on our four larger project sites across Te Wai Pounamu.
Following consultation with key stakeholders, the AFAC Conference team have made the tough decision to postpone AFAC20, which was set to take place in Adelaide this August.
Lake Tekapo Volunteer Fire Brigade advise of the death of QFF Stephen Binns on Tuesday 5 May.
Stephen joined the brigade in 2008 . Due to Covid-19 restrictions a Brigade funeral will not be held.
Happy International Firefighters’ Day to all our firefighters and all those who support them. This year, we had to get creative to make the day special. Check out the video...