Monthly Archives: February 2015

Yallingup Comes Home

The latest Yallingup Rural crew came home late Sunday night after a long day at the Northcliffe fire. Currently no crews are on call and it is anticipated the 4.4 will return soon for much needed maintenance. The crew of … Continue reading

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Northcliffe Bound

Crews are continuing to be sent to Northcliffe although the improved weather Thursday allowed the evening shifts to be dropped for at least the next few days. Jason returned Friday morning after spending the night driving the 4.4 with a … Continue reading

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Northcliffe: 4.4 Fights on Without Us

The latest Yals Rural crew returned Thursday morning, leaving the truck in the capable hands of a Dunsborough crew.. Thanks go to David for bringing the crews together. Also thanks to Dunsborough’s Mal Ballard for his driving, hose and winder-fixing … Continue reading

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Northcliffe: Round Five

Another crew headed to Northcliffe Wednesday, replacing Mitch, Titch, Richard and Mark P and Bob S. They had gone down early Monday morning and have done two shifts blacking out south of the Northcliffe townsite. The second crew of Douglas, … Continue reading

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Northcilffe: Rounds Two and Three and Four

The 12.2 with Steveo and Allan headed off to Northcliffe early Monday morning to provide valuable water to the firefighting crews. With town water trucked in, the need for water supplies is urgent. Meanwhile a crew left Tuesday morning and … Continue reading

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4.4 Moves on to Northcliffe

The brigade’s 4.4 headed south to Northcliffe Sunday morning continuing its tour of the southwest. Saturday the crew worked from just after midday until midnight blacking out down very steep rocky slopes and providing asset protection. After a short night … Continue reading

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