Victorian bushfire deployment

[media-alert type="image" id=30335]ACT Rural Fire Service (ACTRFS) will deploy ten firefighters to assist Emergency Management Victoria with bushfires burning near the township of Buchan.

Car crash - Campbell

ACT Fire & Rescue has safely removed three patients from two vehicles following a car crash on Fairbairn Avenue, Campbell. ACT Ambulance Service Paramedics treated the patients at the scene for m

Worksite incident - Turner

A patient has been rescued from a skid-steer loader where they were trapped during a worksite incident. At approximately 12:30pm, ACT Fire & Rescue firefighters used hydraulic rescue tools to acc

128 calls for help following damaging winds

ACT State Emergency Service (ACTSES) received 128 requests for assistance yesterday following damaging winds in the ACT. ACTSES were supported by ACT Rural Fire Service, ACT Fire & Rescue, Access

ACTSES receives 91 calls for help

ACT State Emergency Service (ACTSES) has received 91 requests for assistance resulting from high winds across the Canberra region today, with 44 jobs still underway.

High winds across the ACT

The haze currently visible across the ACT is dust. There are no active bushfires in the ACT.

TOTAL FIRE BAN declared in the ACT - 12 February 2019

ACT Emergency Services Agency Commissioner Dom Lane has declared a Total Fire Ban for the whole of the ACT under Section 114 of the Emergencies Act 2004 from: 00:01 Tuesday, 12 February 2019 to 23:59

Apartment fire - Holder

ACT Fire & Rescue has extinguished a fire in a third storey apartment on Hyndes Crescent in Holder. At approximately 7pm, firefighters responded to a report of smoke coming from the apartment. N

HAZMAT incident - Civic

ACT Fire & Rescue has quarantined a data centre room within 51 Allara Street, Civic. At approximately 4:15pm, firefighters responded to the report of an unknown substance and isolated occupants f