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Canberra Times
Perth black-out: Storm wreaks havoc as 11,000 without poweranyone who sees a fallen powerline or damaged pole to please make the safe call
Canberra Times / Posted 18 hours ago
anyone who sees a fallen powerline or damaged pole to please make the safe call and stay at least eight meters away." The State Emergency Service by Friday afternoon had received seven calls for assistance from Perth residents, mainly relating to... Read more
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WA Today
Perth black-out: Storm wreaks havoc as 11,000 without poweranyone who sees a fallen powerline or damaged pole to please make the safe call
WA Today / Posted 23 hours ago
anyone who sees a fallen powerline or damaged pole to please make the safe call and stay at least eight meters away." The State Emergency Service by Friday afternoon had received seven calls for assistance from Perth residents, mainly relating to... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Perth black-out: Storm wreaks havoc as 15,000 without poweranyone who sees a fallen powerline or damaged pole to please make the safe call
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted yesterday
anyone who sees a fallen powerline or damaged pole to please make the safe call and stay at least eight meters away." The State Emergency Service by Friday afternoon had received seven calls for assistance from Perth residents, mainly relating to... Read more
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The Age
Perth black-out: Storm wreaks havoc as 15,000 without poweranyone who sees a fallen powerline or damaged pole to please make the safe call
The Age / Posted yesterday
anyone who sees a fallen powerline or damaged pole to please make the safe call and stay at least eight meters away." The State Emergency Service by Friday afternoon had received seven calls for assistance from Perth residents, mainly relating to... Read more
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The Border Mail
North East SES unit honours volunteers for their long serviceClarke and John Williams. MORE than 145 years, in total, spent clearing North
The Border Mail / Posted yesterday
Clarke and John Williams. MORE than 145 years, in total, spent clearing North East hazards has been recognised by the State Emergency Service. Corryong SES presented seven members with service awards, including Life Member Medals to Bruce... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
SES reveals new volunteer roles in plan to boost numbersIt now has a state-of-the-art headquarters – but that’s not the only change at
Illawarra Mercury / Posted yesterday
It now has a state-of-the-art headquarters – but that’s not the only change at the NSW State Emergency Service. NSW Emergency Services Minister Troy Grant officially opens the new NSW SES headquarters, on Burelli Street in Wollongong, on Friday... Read more
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Kiama Independent
SES reveals new volunteer roles in plan to boost numbersIt now has a state-of-the-art headquarters – but that’s not the only change at
Kiama Independent / Posted yesterday
It now has a state-of-the-art headquarters – but that’s not the only change at the NSW State Emergency Service. NSW Emergency Services Minister Troy Grant officially opens the new NSW SES headquarters, on Burelli Street in Wollongong, on Friday... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Grave fears for relative of AFL player, missing in NSWaunt, Cheryl Hoskin, the mother of Will Hoskin-Elliott, has made numerous pleas
Illawarra Mercury / Posted yesterday
aunt, Cheryl Hoskin, the mother of Will Hoskin-Elliott, has made numerous pleas for public assistance over the past month. State Emergency Service members and police have searched bushland in the Lester State Forest, west of Coolamon, as part of... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Grave fears for relative of AFL player, missing in NSWaunt, Cheryl Hoskin, the mother of Will Hoskin-Elliott, has made numerous pleas
Daily Liberal / Posted 2 days ago
aunt, Cheryl Hoskin, the mother of Will Hoskin-Elliott, has made numerous pleas for public assistance over the past month. State Emergency Service members and police have searched bushland in the Lester State Forest, west of Coolamon, as part of... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Eight years since a dust storm turned the Gong redSydney, visibility was reduced to 1km. The last time visibility dropped that l
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 2 days ago
Sydney, visibility was reduced to 1km. The last time visibility dropped that low was in 1944, bureau figures showed. The State Emergency Service had crews on standby this morning, however regional learning and development officer Robbie Landon... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Eight years since a dust storm turned the Gong redSydney, visibility was reduced to 1km. The last time visibility dropped that l
Kiama Independent / Posted 2 days ago
Sydney, visibility was reduced to 1km. The last time visibility dropped that low was in 1944, bureau figures showed. The State Emergency Service had crews on standby this morning, however regional learning and development officer Robbie Landon... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Eight years since a dust storm turned the Gong redSydney, visibility was reduced to 1km. The last time visibility dropped that l
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 2 days ago
Sydney, visibility was reduced to 1km. The last time visibility dropped that low was in 1944, bureau figures showed. The State Emergency Service had crews on standby this morning, however regional learning and development officer Robbie Landon... Read more
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Perth Now
Storms for Perth ahead of rainy spellat Cape Leeuwin, 83km/h at Dardanup and Cape Naturaliste, and 69km/h at Rottnes
Perth Now / Posted 2 days ago
at Cape Leeuwin, 83km/h at Dardanup and Cape Naturaliste, and 69km/h at Rottnest Island. In Mandurah, there were several State Emergency Service callouts after the region was buffeting by persistent 60km/h winds, while more than 50mm of rain has... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Grave fears for relative of AFL player, missing in NSWaunt, Cheryl Hoskin, the mother of Will Hoskin-Elliott, has made numerous pleas
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 2 days ago
aunt, Cheryl Hoskin, the mother of Will Hoskin-Elliott, has made numerous pleas for public assistance over the past month. State Emergency Service members and police have searched bushland in the Lester State Forest, west of Coolamon, as part of... Read more
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The Young Witness
Grave fears for relative of AFL player, missing in NSWaunt, Cheryl Hoskin, the mother of Will Hoskin-Elliott, has made numerous pleas
The Young Witness / Posted 2 days ago
aunt, Cheryl Hoskin, the mother of Will Hoskin-Elliott, has made numerous pleas for public assistance over the past month. State Emergency Service members and police have searched bushland in the Lester State Forest, west of Coolamon, as part of... Read more
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Western Advocate
Grave fears for relative of AFL player, missing in NSWaunt, Cheryl Hoskin, the mother of Will Hoskin-Elliott, has made numerous pleas
Western Advocate / Posted 2 days ago
aunt, Cheryl Hoskin, the mother of Will Hoskin-Elliott, has made numerous pleas for public assistance over the past month. State Emergency Service members and police have searched bushland in the Lester State Forest, west of Coolamon, as part of... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Grave fears for relative of AFL player, missing in NSWaunt, Cheryl Hoskin, the mother of Will Hoskin-Elliott, has made numerous pleas
Daily Liberal / Posted 2 days ago
aunt, Cheryl Hoskin, the mother of Will Hoskin-Elliott, has made numerous pleas for public assistance over the past month. State Emergency Service members and police have searched bushland in the Lester State Forest, west of Coolamon, as part of... Read more
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The Border Mail
Grave fears for relative of AFL player, missing in NSWaunt, Cheryl Hoskin, the mother of Will Hoskin-Elliott, has made numerous pleas
The Border Mail / Posted 2 days ago
aunt, Cheryl Hoskin, the mother of Will Hoskin-Elliott, has made numerous pleas for public assistance over the past month. State Emergency Service members and police have searched bushland in the Lester State Forest, west of Coolamon, as part of... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Grave fears for relative of AFL player, missing in NSWaunt, Cheryl Hoskin, the mother of Will Hoskin-Elliott, has made numerous pleas
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 2 days ago
aunt, Cheryl Hoskin, the mother of Will Hoskin-Elliott, has made numerous pleas for public assistance over the past month. State Emergency Service members and police have searched bushland in the Lester State Forest, west of Coolamon, as part of... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Grave fears for relative of ex-GWS player missing in NSWaunt, Cheryl Hoskin, the mother of Will Hoskin-Elliott, has made numerous pleas
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 2 days ago
aunt, Cheryl Hoskin, the mother of Will Hoskin-Elliott, has made numerous pleas for public assistance over the past month. State Emergency Service members and police have searched bushland in the Lester State Forest, west of Coolamon, as part of... Read more
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The Young Witness
Grave fears for relative of ex-GWS player missing in NSWaunt, Cheryl Hoskin, the mother of Will Hoskin-Elliott, has made numerous pleas
The Young Witness / Posted 2 days ago
aunt, Cheryl Hoskin, the mother of Will Hoskin-Elliott, has made numerous pleas for public assistance over the past month. State Emergency Service members and police have searched bushland in the Lester State Forest, west of Coolamon, as part of... Read more
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Western Advocate
Grave fears for relative of ex-GWS player missing in NSWaunt, Cheryl Hoskin, the mother of Will Hoskin-Elliott, has made numerous pleas
Western Advocate / Posted 2 days ago
aunt, Cheryl Hoskin, the mother of Will Hoskin-Elliott, has made numerous pleas for public assistance over the past month. State Emergency Service members and police have searched bushland in the Lester State Forest, west of Coolamon, as part of... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Grave fears for relative of ex-GWS player missing in NSWthe uncertainty of not knowing someone's fate can be. If you have any informati
Daily Liberal / Posted 2 days ago
the uncertainty of not knowing someone's fate can be. If you have any information please don't hesitate to come forward." State Emergency Service members and police have searched bushland in the Lester State Forest, west of Coolamon, as part of... Read more
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The Border Mail
Grave fears for relative of ex-GWS player missing in NSWthe uncertainty of not knowing someone's fate can be. If you have any informati
The Border Mail / Posted 2 days ago
the uncertainty of not knowing someone's fate can be. If you have any information please don't hesitate to come forward." State Emergency Service members and police have searched bushland in the Lester State Forest, west of Coolamon, as part of... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Grave fears for relative of ex-GWS player missing in NSWthe uncertainty of not knowing someone's fate can be. If you have any informati
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 2 days ago
the uncertainty of not knowing someone's fate can be. If you have any information please don't hesitate to come forward." State Emergency Service members and police have searched bushland in the Lester State Forest, west of Coolamon, as part of... Read more
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The Age
Search continues for missing Wagga Wagga woman Allecha Boyd the uncertainty of not knowing someone's fate can be. If you have any informati
The Age / Posted 2 days ago
the uncertainty of not knowing someone's fate can be. If you have any information please don't hesitate to come forward." State Emergency Service members and police have searched bushland in the Lester State Forest, west of Coolamon, as part of... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Search continues for missing Wagga Wagga woman Allecha Boyd the uncertainty of not knowing someone's fate can be. If you have any informati
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 2 days ago
the uncertainty of not knowing someone's fate can be. If you have any information please don't hesitate to come forward." State Emergency Service members and police have searched bushland in the Lester State Forest, west of Coolamon, as part of... Read more
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Western Advocate
Time to ‘Get Ready’ for a busy bushfire season aheadlanded in the park in the morning and stayed for a number of hours. Bathurst’s
Western Advocate / Posted 4 days ago
landed in the park in the morning and stayed for a number of hours. Bathurst’s police, paramedics, Fire and Rescue NSW, State Emergency Service and St Johns Ambulance also had crews attend on the day. The estimated 400 people who attended had... Read more
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The Courier
Severe weather warning issued95km/h at 4.20am - Wilsons Promontory 95km/h at 8.53am - Fawkner Beacon 91km/
The Courier / Posted 5 days ago
95km/h at 4.20am - Wilsons Promontory 95km/h at 8.53am - Fawkner Beacon 91km/h at 10.49am - Cape Otway 87km/h at 5.53am The State Emergency Service advises that people should: The next Severe Weather Warning will be issued by 5:00 pm AEST Mond... Read more
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Weekly Times
Severe winds to lash MelbourneWilliam in the Grampians has had 117km/h winds early this morning while Melbour
Weekly Times / Posted 5 days ago
William in the Grampians has had 117km/h winds early this morning while Melbourne Airport was hit with 95km/h winds. The State Emergency Service has received 51 requests for help since 6am — 37 of those are for trees down. The majority of calls... Read more
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The Courier
Severe weather warning issued for Ballarat95km/h at 4.20am - Wilsons Promontory 95km/h at 8.53am - Fawkner Beacon 91km/
The Courier / Posted 5 days ago
95km/h at 4.20am - Wilsons Promontory 95km/h at 8.53am - Fawkner Beacon 91km/h at 10.49am - Cape Otway 87km/h at 5.53am The State Emergency Service advises that people should: The next Severe Weather Warning will be issued by 5:00 pm AEST Mond... Read more
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Weekly Times
Strong winds set to slam statemay be impacted include Melbourne, Geelong, Ballarat, Warrnambool, Portland, Wo
Weekly Times / Posted 5 days ago
may be impacted include Melbourne, Geelong, Ballarat, Warrnambool, Portland, Wonthaggi, Mt Buller and Falls Creek. The State Emergency Service is urging people to move their vehicles under cover or away from trees, secure loose items around... Read more
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Herald Sun
Strong winds set to slam statemay be impacted include Melbourne, Geelong, Ballarat, Warrnambool, Portland, Wo
Herald Sun / Posted 5 days ago
may be impacted include Melbourne, Geelong, Ballarat, Warrnambool, Portland, Wonthaggi, Mt Buller and Falls Creek. The State Emergency Service is urging people to move their vehicles under cover or away from trees, secure loose items around... Read more
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Western Advocate
Big spend on gear for SES volunteers | Take a tourVIDEO: State Emergency Service crews have received $870,000 in new equipment.
Western Advocate / Posted 5 days ago
VIDEO: State Emergency Service crews have received $870,000 in new equipment. FOUR new vehicles worth $870,000 have been handed over to State Emergency Service (SES) volunteers in the Central West. Bathurst, Lithgow, Portland City and Oberon units... Read more
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Western Advocate
Big spend on gear for SES volunteersState Emergency Service crews have received $870,000 in new equipment. FOUR ne
Western Advocate / Posted 6 days ago
State Emergency Service crews have received $870,000 in new equipment. FOUR new vehicles worth $870,000 have been handed over to State Emergency Service (SES) volunteers in the Central West. Bathurst, Lithgow, Portland City and Oberon units each... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Gusty winds, cold front to hit Victoriacoasts and the eastern ranges during the evening. Melbourne, Ballarat, Geelong
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 6 days ago
coasts and the eastern ranges during the evening. Melbourne, Ballarat, Geelong, Warrnambool, Portland, Wonthaggi, Mt Buller and Falls Creek were among the areas most likely to be affected. The State Emergency Service advised that people... Read more
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The Young Witness
Gusty winds, cold front to hit Victoriacoasts and the eastern ranges during the evening. Melbourne, Ballarat, Geelong
The Young Witness / Posted 6 days ago
coasts and the eastern ranges during the evening. Melbourne, Ballarat, Geelong, Warrnambool, Portland, Wonthaggi, Mt Buller and Falls Creek were among the areas most likely to be affected. The State Emergency Service advised that people... Read more
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Western Advocate
Gusty winds, cold front to hit Victoriacoasts and the eastern ranges during the evening. Melbourne, Ballarat, Geelong
Western Advocate / Posted 6 days ago
coasts and the eastern ranges during the evening. Melbourne, Ballarat, Geelong, Warrnambool, Portland, Wonthaggi, Mt Buller and Falls Creek were among the areas most likely to be affected. The State Emergency Service advised that people... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Gusty winds, cold front to hit Victoriacoasts and the eastern ranges during the evening. Melbourne, Ballarat, Geelong
Kiama Independent / Posted 6 days ago
coasts and the eastern ranges during the evening. Melbourne, Ballarat, Geelong, Warrnambool, Portland, Wonthaggi, Mt Buller and Falls Creek were among the areas most likely to be affected. The State Emergency Service advised that people... Read more
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Manning River Times
Gusty winds, cold front to hit Victoriacoasts and the eastern ranges during the evening. Melbourne, Ballarat, Geelong
Manning River Times / Posted 6 days ago
coasts and the eastern ranges during the evening. Melbourne, Ballarat, Geelong, Warrnambool, Portland, Wonthaggi, Mt Buller and Falls Creek were among the areas most likely to be affected. The State Emergency Service advised that people... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Gusty winds, cold front to hit Victoriacoasts and the eastern ranges during the evening. Melbourne, Ballarat, Geelong
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 6 days ago
coasts and the eastern ranges during the evening. Melbourne, Ballarat, Geelong, Warrnambool, Portland, Wonthaggi, Mt Buller and Falls Creek were among the areas most likely to be affected. The State Emergency Service advised that people... Read more
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The North West Star
Gusty winds, cold front to hit Victoriacoasts and the eastern ranges during the evening. Melbourne, Ballarat, Geelong
The North West Star / Posted 6 days ago
coasts and the eastern ranges during the evening. Melbourne, Ballarat, Geelong, Warrnambool, Portland, Wonthaggi, Mt Buller and Falls Creek were among the areas most likely to be affected. The State Emergency Service advised that people... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Gusty winds, cold front to hit Victoriacoasts and the eastern ranges during the evening. Melbourne, Ballarat, Geelong
Daily Liberal / Posted 6 days ago
coasts and the eastern ranges during the evening. Melbourne, Ballarat, Geelong, Warrnambool, Portland, Wonthaggi, Mt Buller and Falls Creek were among the areas most likely to be affected. The State Emergency Service advised that people... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Gusty winds, cold front to hit Victoriacoasts and the eastern ranges during the evening. Melbourne, Ballarat, Geelong
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 6 days ago
coasts and the eastern ranges during the evening. Melbourne, Ballarat, Geelong, Warrnambool, Portland, Wonthaggi, Mt Buller and Falls Creek were among the areas most likely to be affected. The State Emergency Service advised that people... Read more
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The Courier
Gusty winds, cold front to hit Victoriacoasts and the eastern ranges during the evening. Melbourne, Ballarat, Geelong
The Courier / Posted 6 days ago
coasts and the eastern ranges during the evening. Melbourne, Ballarat, Geelong, Warrnambool, Portland, Wonthaggi, Mt Buller and Falls Creek were among the areas most likely to be affected. The State Emergency Service advised that people... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Emergency services open dayat emergency services open day. | Gallery The Rural Fire Service, Fire and R
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 6 days ago
at emergency services open day. | Gallery The Rural Fire Service, Fire and Rescue NSW, State Emergency Service, NSW Police Force and NSW Ambulance joined forces to host an emergency services open day at... Read more
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Western Advocate
Perthvile flood mitigation works to commence on Mondaylapping under the floorboards in the main part of the house. We could see and h
Western Advocate / Posted 7 days ago
lapping under the floorboards in the main part of the house. We could see and hear it.” During the 2016 floods, dozens of State Emergency Service and NSW Rural Fire Service volunteers were called to the villages to help sandbag homes and... Read more
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Western Advocate
Flood of concern for her villagehusband John have lived in the village for the past 19 years, but said Wednesda
Western Advocate / Posted 7 days ago
husband John have lived in the village for the past 19 years, but said Wednesday’s flood was as big as she had seen. As State Emergency Service (SES) crews trudged through her house with sandbags, she was fearing for the safety of two men caught... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Your guide to this weekend’s Wollongong Relay for Lifewill also be kids’ and youth activities from 10.30am to 4.30pm on Saturday. The
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 8 days ago
will also be kids’ and youth activities from 10.30am to 4.30pm on Saturday. These will include Bungee Jump, a State Emergency Service (SES) stall, face-painting, Reptile Show and soccer skills and drills. *The Health Hub will also... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Meet our local heroes this weekendlocal emergency services will join forces again – for a different purpose. The
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 8 days ago
local emergency services will join forces again – for a different purpose. The Rural Fire Service, Fire and Rescue NSW, State Emergency Service, NSW Police Force and NSW Ambulance will host an emergency services open day at Bicentennial Park and... Read more
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