Central Coast Australia

Central Coast News

Be Prepared: Get Ready Weekend 2018

Posted: 20 Sep 2018
The NSW Rural Fire Service (NSW RFS) is inviting people to get involved in Get Ready Weekend and come along to a local event to meet their local firefighters.

Over the weekend of 22-23 September 2018, NSW Rural Fire Brigades will host more than 600 events across the state featuring firefighting vehicle displays, information stands, kids activities and workshops.

This is a great opportunity for families to have fun, get to know their local firefighters, find out about the local fire risk and learn just how easy it is can be to prepare for the bush fire season.

IT’S A FACT! If you follow the five simple steps to getting ready and have a bush fire survival plan you will reduce the risk to you and your home.

Working together we can all help make our communities safer this bush fire season.

Top five actions

Don't know where to start? You can:

TRIM
overhanging trees and shrubs.

MOW
your lawn and remove all the cut grass.

REMOVE
material that can burn around your home (e.g. door mats, wood piles, mulch, leaves, outdoor furniture).

CLEAR
and remove all the debris and leaves from the gutters surrounding your home.

PREPARE
a hose or hoses that can stretch all around the house.

Just a few small actions now could make all the difference if fire threatens your home.

Take a few moments out of your weekend to make a start towards preparing. It might be easier than you think!

 
TreeTop Adventure Park TreeTop Adventure Park TreeTop Adventure Park Come monkey around with us!

Recent News

NSW Deputy Premier’s Regional Achiever Award
NSW Deputy Premier’s Regional Achiever Award
Nominations close in 2 weeks and we don’t want you to miss out!
Lights, Camera, Action! Tropfest Opens 2019 Submissions
Lights, Camera, Action! Tropfest Opens 2019 Submissions
The world’s largest short film festival, Tropfest Australia, supported...
Millbrook Homes Wins Apartment & Apartment Complex Of The Year
Millbrook Homes Wins Apartment & Apartment Complex Of The Year
Millbrook Homes is proud to be announced winners of the 2018 HIA-CSR Hunter...
Providence Medical Warners Bay Raising Awareness and Funds to Fight Bowel Cancer
Providence Medical Warners Bay Raising Awareness and Funds to Fight Bowel Cancer
Bowel cancer is Australia's second deadliest cancer. From 15th October...
Vanishing Shapes present Beyond the Folk
Vanishing Shapes present Beyond the Folk
Central Coast flautist Jennifer Hankin is taking her classical Conservatorium...

What's New

Conveyancing Made Easy
Conveyancing Made Easy
Think Conveyancing Central Coast
Perfect Location for Your Wedding
Perfect Location for Your Wedding
Mangrove Mountain Union Church
 Everest Team Events
Everest Team Events
Everest Team Events
 The Perfect Family Getaway
The Perfect Family Getaway
Toowoon Bay Holiday Park

Have You Visited

Announcement
The Waters Edge Seafood Restaurant Enhance your dining experience at the Water’s Edge, where Tuggerah Lake meets the ocean at The Entrance.View Waters Edge Seafood Restaurant »
Contact · Add Your Event · Submit News · Add Your Business · Privacy · Site Map · Website © 2006-2018 Stralia Web