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Pegasus Beach Fire Update #12

5 November 2022 | Emergency Information

The Pegasus fire remains contained and under control on Saturday.

Te Mata Peak fire started by fireworks

5 November 2022 | Announcements

Fireworks were the cause of a significant vegetation fire at Te Mata peak last night, Fire and Emergency confirms.

Fire and Emergency still committed to resolution despite further strike action

4 November 2022 | Announcements

Fire and Emergency Chief Executive Kerry Gregory says it is surprising that the NZPFU has given notice of further new strike action in November.

Pegasus Beach Fire Update #11

4 November 2022 | Emergency Information

The fire at Pegasus Beach remains contained within its perimeter.
Incident Controller, Graeme Knight says the Tūhaitara Coastal Park is now closed.

Pegasus Beach Fire Update #10

4 November 2022 | Emergency Information

The fire at Pegasus Beach remains within containment lines and there is no change to the perimeter.

Firefighters' strike off - negotiations continue

4 November 2022 | Announcements

Fire and Emergency NZ Chief Executive Kerry Gregory says he pleased that discussions between Fire and Emergency and the NZPFU are continuing.

Pegasus Beach Fire Update #9

4 November 2022 | Emergency Information

The fire at Pegasus Beach remained within containment lines overnight.
Incident Controller Graeme Knight says there were no major flare-ups through the evening.

Fire crews will continue to respond during one-hour career firefighters’ strike on Friday

3 November 2022 | Announcements

Fire and Emergency NZ will once again answer all 111 for Fire calls during the career firefighters’ full strike between 11am and 12pm on Friday 4 November.