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15
Nov

NSW Triumphs in National SES Rescue Challenge

With over 50 years’ experience in general rescue, road crash rescue, and flood rescue between them, the NSW SES Port Macquarie team showed they had all the right skills to defeat rescue crews from around Australia to score a first place victory at the prestigious National Disaster Rescue Challenge over the weekend. NSW SES Commissioner

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11
Oct

New Tech Fitted to Emergency Services Vehicles To Help Save Lives

The ACT Rural Fire Service and State Emergency Service have been armed with a life-saving tool for frontline workers, with the installation of automatic external defibrillators.  Minister for Emergency Services Mick Gentleman said the defibrillators had been fitted in ambulances and fire and rescue vehicles – and were being rolled out to rural fire and emergency service vehicles, with 91 new

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10
Aug

Emergency Services Receive Cash Boost Courtesy of State Government

Thousands of dollars have been pumped into emergency services across Nillumbik. More than $190,000 was distributed to six CFA and SES units under the state government’s emergency services volunteer sustainability grants program. Wattle Glen CFA received $67,667 for a station upgrade including glass doors, retaining walls and sealing the car park. Nillumbik SES were handed

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26
May

Missing Gold Coast hiker has been found alive

After 5 days missing in Gold Coast Hinterland, 58-year-old bushwalker missing since Saturday in the Lamington National Park on the Gold Coast has been found alive. It is believed the man walked out of the national park on Christmas Creek Road and approached a farmhouse. The occupant of the farmhouse then called emergency services. The

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26
May

Government announces $2.7m for new Tuggeranong SES station

The ACT government has announced $2.7 million in funding for a new purpose-built State Emergency Service station in Tuggeranong. Announcing the money as part of the government’s upcoming budget, Emergency Services Minister Simon Corbell said the station would better equip the territory’s volunteers to respond to extreme weather events. “The SES is one of our

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