Media releases

2014

Date Title
8 April, 2014 ACTSES joins search for missing plane
7 April, 2014 Canberrans play their part in bushfire plan
4 April, 2014 Wind back the clock and reach for the ceiling [PDF 137 KB]
19 March, 2014 Have your say on bushfire management [PDF 137 KB]
14 March, 2014 Community Protection Medals awarded for diligence in policing and emergency services
19 February, 2014 Help shape bushfire management in the ACT
17 February, 2014 New Fire & Rescue station for South Tuggeranong
7 February, 2014 Language no barrier for ESA
13 January, 2014 Arson a serious threat as weather warms up

2013

Date Title
24 December, 2013 ACT Border walked [PDF 139 KB]
23 December, 2013 Daddy home for Christmas after heart attack [PDF 137 KB]
20 December, 2013 ACTSES vehicle fleet upgrade complete
12 December, 2013 ACT Ambulance Service graduates recognised
20 November, 2013 ACT Government reaffirms commitment with ESA volunteers
14 November, 2013 Minister Awards Emergency Personnel
12 November, 2013 ACTSES Honours and Awards Night [PDF 413 KB]
25 October, 2013 New Emergency Portal to assist volunteers [PDF 138 KB]
18 October, 2013 State-of-the-art Emergency Facility for West Belconnen
01 October, 2013 Group to walk 306kms around ACT Border [PDF 137 KB]
27 September, 2013 Minister reminds Canberrans to prepare for bushfires
20 September, 2013 Minister urges Canberrans to plan ahead this storm season
19 September, 2013 ACTSES compete in National Challenge [PDF 404 KB]
04 September, 2013 ESA finalist for Eureka Prize
24 June, 2013 Fire Chief awards off duty police officer [PDF 148 KB]
21 June, 2013 Firies destroy new cars for Rescue Comp [PDF 137 KB]
11 June, 2013 Ambos return to the scene of baby delivery [PDF 137 KB]
31 May, 2013 Implementation of ESA budget savings [PDF 135 KB]
24 May, 2013 SES to host annual navigation battle [PDF 137 KB]
21 February, 2013 New volunteer firefighters info night [PDF 138 KB]

2012

Date Title
19 November, 2012 Researchers document first confirmed fire tornado [PDF 160KB]
5 October, 2012 Check smoke alarms when changing clocks [PDF 116 KB]
28 September, 2012 Bushfire season to commence on Monday [PDF 148 KB]
6 September, 2012 Canberra recognised by United Nations for disaster resilience [cmd.act.gov.au]
27 August, 2012 ACTAS delivers basic life support message [PDF 147 KB]
20 August, 2012 High tech mannequins prepare student ambos for frontline [cmd.act.gov.au]
12 August, 2012 New shed and tankers for ACT Rural Fire Service [cmd.act.gov.au]
2 August, 2012 27 new SES recruits to don the orange uniform and protect the community [cmd.act.gov.au]
14 June, 2012 Raiders help spread kitchen fire safety warning [PDF 81 KB]
13 June, 2012 Minister praises young hero for calling triple ’0′ and saving mum [cmd.act.gov.au]
8 June, 2012 Reminder to call 132-500 for SES help [PDF 82 KB]
28 May, 2012 Five extra emergency ambulances to boost ACT’s fleet [cmd.act.gov.au]
23 May, 2012 $12M State-of-the-art Emergency Services Centre at Hume [cmd.act.gov.au]
18 May, 2012 ACTSES do battle in the bush [PDF 81 KB]
6 May, 2012 A run to remember a fallen hero for hearty charity [PDF 84 KB]
4 May, 2012 ACT Firefighters honoured [PDF 81 KB]
30 March, 2012 Road accident rescue demo day [PDF 58 KB]
30 March, 2012 Change your smoke alarm battery [PDF 91 KB]
22 March, 2012 New emergency powers passed for ESA Commissioner [cmd.act.gov.au]
13 March, 2012 Members awarded ACT community protection medal [cmd.act.gov.au]
12 February, 2012 Canberra experts continue QLD flood assistance [cmd.act.gov.au]
10 February, 2012 Canberrans wanted to join our firefighters [cmd.act.gov.au]
5 February, 2012 ACT to provide assistance in QLD flood emergency [cmd.act.gov.au]

2011

Date Title
20 December, 2011 Light up your holidays, not your home [PDF 58 KB]
13 December, 2011 More firey’s graduate in the ACT [PDF 49 KB]
9 December, 2011 10 year old congratulated by Minister for bravery [cmd.act.gov.au]
10 November, 2011 ACT Emergency Service workers honoured for service [PDF 62 KB]
9 November, 2011 ACTSES volunteers awarded for their efforts [PDF 72 KB]
4 November, 2011 Minister urges Canberrans to support SES [cmd.act.gov.au]
4 November, 2011 New name – Same service from ACT Fire and Rescue [cmd.act.gov.au]
2 November, 2011 Emergency services strategy for a growing city [cmd.act.gov.au]
30 September, 2011 Minister unveils new ways to access information during emergencies [cmd.act.gov.au]
30 September, 2011 Minister releases telephone warning report [cmd.act.gov.au]
15 September, 2011 You don’t have to wear orange to be ‘storm safe’ [cmd.act.gov.au]
21 August, 2011 ACT Firies to take on the world in New York [PDF 74 KB]
12 July, 2011 New firefighters graduate in the ACT [PDF 70 KB]
12 July, 2011 ACTSES to compete in national challenge [PDF 72 KB]
4 July, 2011 Minister thanks emergency service workers [cmd.act.gov.au]
27 June, 2011 New intensive care ambulances hit the road [cmd.act.gov.au]
14 June, 2011 Dont stop looking while youre cooking [cmd.act.gov.au]
5 June, 2011 ESA to test telephone warning system [PDF 83 KB]
27 May, 2011 Eighty year old triple zero hero congratulated [PDF 117 KB]
20 May, 2011 ACTSES navigate in the bush [PDF 76 KB]
4 April, 2011 Firefighter heroes receive special awards [PDF 141 KB]
2 April, 2011 Firefighters to run to help beat heart disease [PDF 118 KB]
31 March, 2011 ESA announces end to bushfire season [PDF 81 KB]
25 March, 2011 Open day to highlight dangers on the road [cmd.act.gov.au]
12 March, 2011 ACT Fire Brigade specialists to assist in Japan [PDF 42 KB]
22 February, 2011 ACT Fire Brigade specialists to assist in New Zealand [cmd.act.gov.au]
22 February, 2011 Have you considered becoming an SES volunteer? [cmd.act.gov.au]
31 January, 2011 Total fire ban tomorrow Tuesday 1 February 2011 [PDF 70 KB]
25 January, 2011 ACTSES Collect Funds for QLD Flood-Appeal [PDF 70 KB]

 

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