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Pukaki Downs Fire - 6.30pm 1 September 2020

1 September 2020 | Emergency Information

Firefighting efforts have continued today at the fire near Lake Pukaki which has been burning since 11.25am Sunday. 

Pukaki Downs Fire - 8.30pm 31 August 2020

31 August 2020 | Emergency Information

Crews have reported that good progress has been made today in efforts to fight the fire near Lake Pukaki. 

Pukaki Downs Fire - 8pm 30 August 2020

30 August 2020 | Emergency Information

Information about a fire near Lake Pukaki on Sunday 30 August 2020.

Increased fire risk for Hawke's Bay

28 August 2020 | Announcements

There’s an increased risk of fire danger this weekend, due to unseasonably warm and windy conditions, paired with a lack of rainfall.

Maintain fire awareness at work

21 August 2020 | Community Education

Fire and Emergency are reminding Kiwis to be firewise when they are at work.

Fire and Emergency urge New Zealanders to stay fire safe

17 August 2020 | Community Education

New Zealanders are urged to stay fire safe after fires over the weekend caused severe damage to homes in Manawatu, Otago, Whanganui & a caravan in Christchurch.

Timely reminder for community to turn mind to fire safety

31 July 2020 | Announcements

Following two property fires over the past two days in Eltham, it’s a timely reminder for the community to turn their minds to how prepared they are at home.

Newtown Firefighter gets second chance at professional rugby

31 July 2020 | Announcements

James Cockburn is a career firefighter at Newtown Station but you might have seen his face on your TV screens & billboards as he competes on 2nd Chance Charlie.