rural fire service queensland

Rural fire chief all smiles as rain drops danger levels

premium_icon Rural fire chief all smiles as rain drops danger levels

Fire Service Acting Inspector John Welke has a big reason to smile

Fireys reject ‘dash for cash’ to protect their culture

premium_icon Fireys reject ‘dash for cash’ to protect their culture

‘I don’t work for the government, I work for my community’.

Help our Rural Fireys: Push for volunteers to get paid leave

premium_icon Help our Rural Fireys: Push for volunteers to get paid leave

Rural Firefighter volunteers need financial help to save people.

LOOKING BACK: ‘Even the dust in the air was exploding’

premium_icon LOOKING BACK: ‘Even the dust in the air was exploding’

With nothing else to give – and not knowing if they had a home – volunteers fed a...

Rural firefighters quit brigade over safety concerns

premium_icon Rural firefighters quit brigade over safety concerns

A small town has witnessed several of its rural firefighters quit

Rural fire department calls for changes to fire legislation

premium_icon Rural fire department calls for changes to fire legislation

Follows the worst bushfires in Queensland's history.

I found dead partner's torso in house, woman told cops

premium_icon I found dead partner's torso in house, woman told cops

Lindy Yvonne Williams denies murder, admits to corpse interference

Brigades urged to fire up for share of $50,000

Brigades urged to fire up for share of $50,000

Volunteer-based fire brigades can share in $50,000 for equipment

101-year-old former fireman thrilled with new station

101-year-old former fireman thrilled with new station

Dave remembers fire service being established

Ten tips from the experts get you back to nature in safety

Ten tips from the experts get you back to nature in safety

Campers urged to get back to nature in safety

Firefighters battle bushfire at Bundy national park

Firefighters battle bushfire at Bundy national park

There are 14 fire crews working to contain the fire

Firefighters need a proper compensation plan, says expert

Firefighters need a proper compensation plan, says expert

Firefighters need a proper compensation plan, says expert

Hard work gives firies upper hand in bushfire battles

Hard work gives firies upper hand in bushfire battles

State Emergency Service volunteers get involved

Rural fire trucks to stay yellow

Rural fire trucks to stay yellow

Rural fire trucks in Queensland will keep their yellow coat of paint

Rural firefighters and communities at risk, warn critics

Rural firefighters and communities at risk, warn critics

Keelty Review criticised for sacrificing critical local knowledge

Fire risk set to climb

Fire risk set to climb

Gympie region residents are advised to be cautious of fires