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Growing spotlight on large animal rescue

24 March 2022 | Ignite Magazine

A small group of dedicated people has been working hard to create practical and effective ways to improve how we respond to large animal rescue.

Fold-out fire truck for children at Starship a ‘real hit'

24 March 2022 | Ignite Magazine

To help other families going through really tough times, Michelle and Warrick founded ‘Frankie to the Rescue’.

Good planning and communication behind airlift rescue

24 March 2022 | Ignite Magazine

A well-executed helicopter rescue typified what was a successful deployment to the West Coast floods for Fire and Emergency’s Southern Urban Search and Rescue.

Building trust and understanding with evacuees

23 March 2022 | Ignite Magazine

New fire safety initiative from Auckland City Station for Afghanistan evacuees that will undoubtedly save lives.

IGNITE Magazine: Issue 23

22 March 2022 | Ignite Magazine

In the edition we look at Whanaungatana on display at Waihārara, celebrating our wāhine and how to help us improve our decontamination system.

Be safe - check fires are fully out

15 March 2022 | Announcements

People in Manawatu-Whanganui are being urged to check any historic fires are fully extinguished so they don’t reignite.

Prohibited fire season for Northland

11 March 2022 | Fire Season Updates

All of the Northland Fire District will enter a prohibited fire season at 8am today (Friday 11 March).

Restricted fire season for Otago Central and Lakes zones.

7 March 2022 | Fire Season Updates

The Central and Lakes zones in the Otago Fire District will move back to a restricted fire season at 8am on Monday 7 March 2022.