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Twelve brigade members get awards

Twelve members of the brigade got awards Friday night at the City’s annual Emergency Services Sundowner.  For the first time the event was held at the brigade’s Caves Road shed.  It was also the official opening of the brigade’s new … Continue reading

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Brigade stops a grass tree fire in its tracks

The brigade was called out Thursday to stop a fire in a grass tree from spreading. Bruce, Fish, Mitch and Steveo crewed the 4.4. The fire was quickly brought under control before it could spread to neighboring trees. Captain Matty … Continue reading

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Garage fire brings out all the brigades

A fire in a garage at a house on Commonage road brought out all the local brigades Monday.  Our 4.4 and Light Tanker were called out for our first fire of spring, joining units from Dunsborough and Coastal Fire and … Continue reading

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Another burn off keeps brigade busy

The brigade took advantage of break in the winter weather to carry out a burn off in Sheaoak Drive Thursday. Matty, Fish, Chris, Andy, Douglas, Steveo, Joe And Mick took part. Close to five hectares were burnt. With a lot … Continue reading

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Fires still a threat in June

The community was reminded last weekend that bush fires are still a threat, even though it is June. Both Yallingup Rural trucks were called out early Sunday to put out a fire that originated in a private burnoff the previous … Continue reading

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A busy May for the brigade

After a very quiet season the brigade picked up the pace in May with its AGM and a couple of hazard reduction burns. There were big changes at the AGM with longtime chairman, Ian MacKenzie, stepping down and being replaced … Continue reading

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