News Alerts

5:05pm Tuesday 30 August 2011 – ACT Ambulance Service rescue man with leg injuries on Mt Taylor

ACT Ambulance Service intensive care paramedics have rescued a 39-year-old male from the Summit of Mt Taylor, in the Mt Taylor Nature Reserve near the suburb of Pearce.

Intensive care paramedics used a specialist Four Wheel Drive vehicle to access the male patient, before treating him for leg injuries.

The patient has been taken to the Canberra Hospital and is in a stable condition.

Time of Emergency Triple Zero (000) call 3.42pm.

12:05pm Thursday 25 August 2011 – Mulch fire at Oaks Estate

ACT Fire Brigade on scene at a fire of a pile of mulch on Railway Street, Oaks Estate. Estimated size of pile of mulch 60 metres x 40 metres.

No property at risk.

Fire being extinguished by ACT Fire Brigade with assistance from Fire and Rescue NSW and Queanbeyan City Council.

Smoke is non-toxic and will blow over the Queanbeyan area.

Time of Emergency Triple Zero (000) call 11.22am.