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21 hours ago

Mount Barker VFRS

Drive to arrive alive this long weekend.

Jase

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REMINDER Double Demerits in effect from midnight tonight. Slow down and enjoy the ride #fb #DriveSafe This update came from the Denmark Police on Twitter

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2 days ago

Mount Barker VFRS

Mount Barker VFRS shared Department of Fire and Emergency Services WA‘s Give Way to Emergency Services.

Summer sees a rise in temperatures and with that comes a rise in the number of emergency vehicles on the road. Know what to do when lights and sirens are bearing down – new SLOMO laws are coming into effect at the beginning of March bit.ly/2lwu5rO South Yunderup/Ravenswood Volunteer Bush Fire Brigade | Association Of Volunteer Bush Fire Brigades of WA (Inc) | Western Australian Volunteer Fire & Rescue Services Association – INC | Emergency Services Volunteers Association | State Emergency Service WA | Volunteer Marine Rescue Western Australia | Western Australia Police Force | St John Ambulance WA

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3 days ago

Mount Barker VFRS

Well done to the attending crews for getting this under control and extinguished!!

Just shows how things can go from normal to chaos in seconds.

Jase.

SUSPICIOUS BUSHFIRE IN BUNBURY Firefighters say they were hampered by ‘rubber-neckers’ as they battled to save a leisure centre.

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Latest Updates


AREA MANAGER VISIT

A reminder to all Members that Area Manager John Tonkin will be on Station for his regular visits. 6:30pm at the Station on March 22.

FIRE WEATHER WARNING

From the Bureau of Meteorology: FIRE WEATHER WARNING Issued at 3:50 am WST on Wednesday, 6 January 2010 For Wednesday A CATASTROPHIC Fire Danger [GFDI 100+] is forecast for the Central Wheat Belt, Great Southern, South Coastal and Southeast Coastal districts. A SEVERE...

Motor vehicle accident – 10/12/09

Mount Barker VFRS were called to an MVA on Chester Pass Road on December 12.  Albany Fire & Rescue and Mount Barker St Johns Ambulance were also present. Mount Barker VFRS would like to remind drivers to take care on the roads.  Speed, alcohol and fatigue are three of...

Vehicle crash – 23/11/2009

On Monday, November 23, 2009 Mount Barker VFRS were turned out to a reported motor vehicle accident with persons trapped.  The Urban Tanker, Light Tanker and Rescue Trailer were mobilised.  On scene they found a small four wheel drive on its side against a tree.  All...

2 incidents – 7/11/2009

Mount Barker VFRS answered a radio call from the Plantagenet Shire Chief Bushfire Control Officer in the afternoon of November 7.  It was a report of a scrub fire burning near the tip on O'Neill Road.  As there was a crew present doing a HAZMAT course, they were...

Reported explosion – 1/11/2009

Mount Barker VFRS turned out to a reported explosion and fire on November 1. Crews were mobile at 2015 to investigate. The report ended up being a legal burn off of garden waste and we were back on station around 2045. Residents of Mount Barker are reminded that...

New fire danger ratings – 2009

In September, 2009 fire authorities Australia-wide agreed to a new fire danger rating scale.  This was a result of the Victorian bush fires of 2009.  The new scale is described as follows. Low to Moderate: Fires are generally easy to control.  Little chance of...

Vehicle crash – 21/9/2009

Mount Barker VFRS were today turned out to a reported truck rollover north of Mount Barker.  The call came through just before 9am and were mobile soon after that.  The crash occured approximately 50km south of Kojonup, 55km north of Mount Barker.  The truck was a...

Vehicle crash – 14/8/2009

Mount Barker VFRS Members were mobilised to a two vehicle crash with possible entrapment just after 10am on Friday, August 14. A crew of ten turned out to the incident on Woogenellup, about 13km east of town. The Light Tanker and Rescue Trailer arrived to the scene at...

Vehicle crash – 7/8/2009

Mount Barker VFRS Members were mobilised to a vehicle rollover with possible entrapment just before midnight on Wednesday, August 6. A crew of ten turned out to the incident on Albany Highway, about 4km south of town. The Light Tanker and Rescue Trailer arrived to the...