Huge congratulations go to two of our unit members who have been gazetted for their Long Service and Good Conduct Service medals.
Well done Senior Firefighter Alex Roberts and Qualified Fire Fighter Mark Foster.
The New Zealand Fire Brigades’ Long Service and Good Conduct Medal is a meritorious and long-service award for operational uniformed members of recognised fire services
On a lovely evening unit members travelled into Wellington city to visit our peers Wellington Operational Support unit.
This is a fantastic meet and greet for newer members of each unit and to have the chance to go through each appliance to see what sort of equipment is stowed.
We wish to thank our peers in Wellington for such
Public consultation on the proposed boundaries for Local Advisory Committees (LACs) will start on Monday 9 April.
UFBA Service Honours - 50 Year and Gold Star medals from January - February 2018
Fire and Emergency NZ, UFBA and NZPFU are joint-sponsoring a film in the upcoming French Film Festival.
The Brigade is a film set around a composite brigade in Southern France and is screening around New Zealand in March - see screenings below.
It is “shot in a manner which evolves the style of a documentary….(and) celebrates the
UFBA/FRFANZ representatives met with the Minister of Internal Affairs, the Hon Tracey Martin, on 15 February 2018.
UFBA South Island Waterway Challenge on 24 February was a great success
UFBA Leading Psychological Wellbeing Workshop February 2018
I was very fortunate to accompany UFBA President Joe Manihera and Technical Panel Member Shayne (Tua) Kennedy to the Otago Southland Provincial Association Conference, AGM and Waterway Challenge over the weekend.
UFBA Service Honours - 50 Year and Gold Star medals from June - December 2017