An engaging address from 95 year old Frank Hardy OBE, QFSM captivated the 400 attendees at the UFBA Conference in Christchurch.
The UFBA Waterway Challenge season is rapidly approaching with four regional events and nationals scheduled from December 2016 – March 2017.
Simon East of Cust Volunteer Fire Brigade is the latest champion in the United Fire Brigades’ Association history books.
Three teams—Geraldine, Rolleston and Rangiora—were sponsored by the UFBA to attend the Australasian Road Rescue Organisation (ARRO) Challenge in Warragul, Victoria from 21-24 July.
Challenge locations and dates
Hot on the heels of completing the 2016 events season we are now able to announce the majority of the 2017 challenge locations and dates.
Please start pencilling these dates into your brigade calendars. Unless the date or location has (TBC) next to it, these dates are confirmed and will not be changed.
Brigade delegates have the opportunity to vote for two Directors to join the Board, one Vice President and one Technical Panel member at the 138th AGM of the United Fire Brigades’ Association
The UFBA Annual Conference is a time when your brigade can contribute to the way the UFBA acts and how you are represented.
The 2016 UFBA National Drivers Challenge is on at Ruapuna Park in Canterbury from 19-20 August.
After running eight Challenges in five months, the UFBA summer Challenge programme is now complete.
Results and details of the 2016 UFBA Firefighter Combat Challenge