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Light rail training exercise in Gungahlin

A light rail safety training exercise will be taking place at Gungahlin Light Rail Terminus from 10:00am – 11:30am (approx.) as part of Rail Safety Week. 

Prepare for heavy rainfall

The Bureau of Meteorology is predicting heavy rainfall for the ACT this weekend. The community is encouraged to prepare now to minimise damage by ensuring all gutters are clear.

More than 30 fresh faces join SES

Recently ACT State Emergency Service (ACTSES) welcomed a motivated group of more than 30 field recruits, the first volunteers to join the service this year. 

Structure Fire - Downer

ACT Ambulance Service (ACTAS), ACT Fire & Rescue (ACTF&R) and ACT Policing are on scene at a structure fire on Antill Street, Downer.

Update - Structure Fire - Greenway

ACT Fire & Rescue (ACTF&R) have extinguished the structure fire on Ellison Harvie Close, Greenway. Firefighters will remain on scene for some time to ensure the area is safe. 

Structure Fire - Greenway

ACT Fire & Rescue (ACTF&R) are on scene at a structure fire on Ellison Harvie Close, Greenway at an unoccupied construction site. The community is asked to avoid the area.

Update - Motor Vehicle Incident - Griffith

ACT Ambulance Service have transported one patient to hospital in a stable condition following a motor vehicle incident at the intersection of Canberra Avenue and Lockyer Street, Griffith.

Motor Vehicle Incident - Griffith

ACT Ambulance Service (ACTAS), ACT Fire & Rescue (ACTF&R) and ACT Policing are on scene at a motor vehicle incident at the intersection of Canberra Avenue and Lockyer Street, Griffith.

Update - Damaging winds impacting ACT

The ACT Emergency Services Agency (ACTSES) has responded to 124 calls for help from the community following damaging winds over the last 24 hours.