The recent Bushfire Mitigation Summit held in Mandurah has seen the hotly-contested debate over a future Rural Fire Service take a step towards consensus.
Mandurah Volunteer Fire and Rescue Service (VFRS) celebrated a very important milestone in style recently, marking 50 years of serving the community.
The bushfire mitigation summit promised by state Labor before the March election has been confirmed, scheduled to be held in Mandurah on June 23.
With the start of winter now upon us, the Department of Fire and Emergency Services (DFES) is urging Western Australians to stay safe and understand their home fire risks.
Peel Health Campus recently consulted with local Aboriginal leaders George Walley and Franklyn Nannup for advice on conducting the prescribed burn that the hospital has planned for autumn and winter.
Member for Murray-Wellington Murray Cowper has slammed the State Government’s apparent decision to base the Rural Fire Service in Collie, urging the Labor and Liberal Parties to stop playing “political football” with the future of fire safety in the Murray region.