firefighting

Multi million dollar aerial firefighting boost

Premium Content Multi million dollar aerial firefighting boost

"Aircraft are a comforting sight for people living around the bush"

Time out to thank fireys

Premium Content Time out to thank fireys

As rain provides much needed relief for the region it was the perfect time for...

Defence Force turns down fire fighting plea

Premium Content Defence Force turns down fire fighting plea

Mayor Ludwig wanted defence to train their soldiers to fight fires but they aren’t...

Coast firefighting gurus strike mega $2m deal

Premium Content Coast firefighting gurus strike mega $2m deal

The state-of-the-art equipment has caught international attention.

In the line of fire: women battling Coast blazes

Premium Content In the line of fire: women battling Coast blazes

BIG READ: Why volunteer firefighters like Mette Davis join the service and never...

‘I was terrified’: Lockyer firey’s story behind winning photo

Premium Content ‘I was terrified’: Lockyer firey’s story behind winning...

They had only been firefighters for a year when these two volunteers battled...

Dad's quick thinking saves potential bushfire catastrophe

Premium Content Dad's quick thinking saves potential bushfire catastrophe

The Peregian dad woke to flames in bushland right near his house.

‘Don’t put lives at risk’: Fire plea after suspicious blazes

Premium Content ‘Don’t put lives at risk’: Fire plea after suspicious blazes

Firefighter Craig Smith tells would-be arsonists to back off.

Heartbreaking: Kids wait on side of road

Premium Content Heartbreaking: Kids wait on side of road

SCENES witnessed at the Woodgate Rd that police and SES have temporarily blocked...

Dream holiday delayed

Premium Content Dream holiday delayed

WOODGATE tourists have had their holiday disrupted after the fire left them...

Devastated dad: “We just want to go home”

Premium Content Devastated dad: “We just want to go home”

ONE LITTLE boy is eight-years-old today, but Dean Carty won’t be celebrating his...

Explosions, kitchen fires and almost charcoal chickens

Premium Content Explosions, kitchen fires and almost charcoal chickens

Hectic morning for Coast firefighters as houses, chook sheds burn

Residents prepare for evacuation as blaze threatens homes

Residents prepare for evacuation as blaze threatens homes

Zoo, homes protected as blaze burns in hinterland

RAAF Amberley under investigation for contamination

RAAF Amberley under investigation for contamination

Firefighting chemicals may have contaminated RAAF Base Amberley

Campers urged to take care when lighting fires

Campers urged to take care when lighting fires

Firefighters urge caution around fire

Burnett MP slams 150-fire rule for rural firies

Burnett MP slams 150-fire rule for rural firies

Stephen Bennett says Labor is discriminating

Firefighter struck by car while battling fire in haze

Firefighter struck by car while battling fire in haze

Smoke across road creates danger for emergency services

School scheme canned

School scheme canned

Two Queensland Fire and Rescue Service programs axed