In the early evening HWOSU were dispatched to a "persons reported" 2nd alarm house fire in Stokes Valley
We assisted with crowd and traffic control to protect the scene
Thankfully everyone got out of the house safely
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The first day of Fire and Emergency New Zealand! Find out more at http://www.fireandemergency.co.nz
A very proud moment for our little brigade. CFO Brian Dobson has been awarded the Queens Service Medal for his services to the New Zealand Fire Service and Rugby.
Well deserved for all the years you have given and are still giving to our small but amazing town Chief.
It is with great pride we would like to congratulate Tracey Dobson, our newest Fire Fighter, to pass her Recruit training course at the National Training Centre in Rotorua. Tracey has been with the fire brigade over a year now in the capacity of Operations Support but finally crossed over to the light to become the 6th in an illustrious
What an outstanding UFBA National Firefighter Combat Challenge on the Wellington waterfront on Friday and Saturday! Wellington definitely put on some great weather for us too! We got some personal best for times and QFF Dobson & RFF Dobson are now 2nd fastest in New Zealand for the Women's Tandem Team! Great results and great fun all round!
A huge Thankyou to Petone Rotary for their support in purchasing our unit members milwaukee gloves to trail over the next 6 months. With in the trial the gloves will be put to the test with all our equipment during drill nights and fire calls and if successful hopefully these gloves will be rolled out to other areas.
We are always
Leadership Structure of FENZ on 1 July, 2017
16 December, 2016 – EMBARGOED UNTIL 1PM
After careful consideration on a range of options, the Board has decided on the leadership structure of
Fire and Emergency New Zealand (FENZ), which is to be established on 1 July, 2017.
Given the changes in the sector being planned from 1 July, the Board considers it extremely important
that our core
In memory of SFF Bill Tims, the staff of BNZ Hastings collected soft toys for the Haumoana Fire Brigade to have on hand to comfort children that are involved in emergencies we attend.
Some staff from the BNZ along with Bills wife Natalie, Bills children and grand children came along to our station to present these toys
Support for our brigade through the latest Good in the Hood community support fundraiser with Z Energy Karamu Rd saw our brigade receive $858. This money had enabled us to purchase emergency lighting that is needed in the even of a civil defence emergency.
These lights will add to the generator and heater we have already purchased for our community.
http://www.ufba.org.nz/images/general/General Circular 4, August 2016.doc