Monthly Archives: November 2015

Brigade Does Two Shifts at Jarradale

The brigade’s team at Jarradale did two shifts before returning to base Wednesday night. Matty. Mike, Mitch and Steveo headed north at 6am Tuesday as part of a taskforce which also included  Wallcliffe 2:4, Cowaramup 3:4, Sussex LT and the … Continue reading

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Abbey Farm Road Fire Brings out Three Brigades

A grass and tree fire on Abbey Farm Road brought out the Yallingup Rural, Dunsborough and Wilyabrup brigades Tuesday morning. A quick response by the Light Tanker and the 1.4 stopped the fire from spreading out of the paddock into … Continue reading

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4.4 and 12.2 head to Jarradale

 The 4.4 and 12.2 are heading up to the Jarradale/Boddington fire Tuesday morning. The 4.4 crew consists of Matty, Mike G., Mitch and Stevo, recently back from an Esperance excursion.Mike Terry and Adam Jasper are on the 12.2 According to … Continue reading

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Local Crews Coming Back from Esperance

The Yallingup Rural based 12.2 with Alan and Stevo is returning from the Esperance region Saturday, along with the Dunsborough truck with Leisha from Rural. They headed off from Yallingup Wednesday with the 12.2 leaving the Thornton shed at 05:30. … Continue reading

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1.4 Takes on Car Fire-12.2 Gets Down to Work in Esperance

The 1.4 was used to put out a car fire in Blackbutt Close, Wednesday. A quick thinking dozer driver dumped a bucket of sand on the car and temporarily put out the initial fire. However once the 1.4 arrived along … Continue reading

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Grass Fire Brings Out the 4.4 and LT; 12.2 to Esperance

A grass fire ignited Monday afternoon during the slashing of a paddock in Bayfield Court. The 4.4 with Alan, Andy, Mark P and Matty and the Light Tanker with Duncan and Emma quickly made the area safe and subsequently blacked … Continue reading

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