TWO grass fires raged across the local region during hazardous fire weather conditions earlier this week, with a bushfire investigator called in to investigate one of them.
A 61-YEAR-OLD Kudla man has been reported for lighting and maintaining a fire during a Total Fire Ban day, as a crazy weekend of fire activity kicked off on Friday.
AFTER battling some of the most devastating bushfires in South Australia’s history, a local Country Fire Service (CFS) volunteer recently took his firefighting efforts overseas as wildfires raged in North America.
A SIGHTING of a drone during a bushfire will result in all aviation operations being called off, potentially causing increased damage to properties, as well as giving the owner a fine of up to $9000.
SURVIVING a bushfire is all about planning and preparing your home, according to Country Fire Service’s One Tree Hill station captain Tom Walsh.
THE Country Fire Service was the guest of honour at today’s Gawler Australia Day breakfast.
Only weeks after fires raged through Humbug Scrub in the hills just south-east of Gawler, the community’s goodwill towards the volunteer firefighters remains unwavering.