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Severe Weather Warning Update

With winds starting to ease in the Illawarra and Southern Sydney, residents of the Hunter and Mid North Coast are preparing for strong winds this morning.... » more

NSW SES crews refining their skills in Flood Rescue

A total of 20 NSW SES volunteers gathered over a weekend in Mungindi recently for the annual Flood Boat Weekend. The aim of the workshop was to upskill in Flood Rescue techniques and navigating through low water levels and to learn from more experienced flood rescue operators. 6 Flood boats were used for the weekend which was held on the Barwon River and upstream from Mungindi.... » more

Severe Weather Warning - Metro, Mid North Coast, Hunter & Illawarra

The Bureau of Meteorology (BoM) has renewed a Severe Weather Warning for damaging winds and damaging surf for people in the Metropolitan, Mid North Coast, Hunter and Illawarra forecast districts.... » more

Severe Weather Warning - Metro, Mid North Coast, Hunter & Illawarra

The Bureau of Meteorology (BoM) has issued a Severe Weather Warning for damaging winds and damaging surf for people in the Metropolitan, Mid North Coast, Hunter and Illawarra forecast districts... » more

Wear it Purple

"Joining forces for diversity"... » more

Severe Weather Warning for Lord Howe Island Cancelled

The Bureau of Meteorology (BoM) has cancelled the Severe Weather Warning for damaging wind and damaging surf for Lord Howe Island.... » more

Cancellation of Severe Weather Warning for the Northern Rivers

The Bureau of Meteorology (BoM) has Cancelled the Severe Weather Warning for people in the Northern Rivers forecast district... » more

Tomorrow is 'Wear it Purple' Day

This Friday, 29th August 2014 NSW State Emergency Service will be showing their support for ‘Wear it Purple’ day, an initiative for sexuality and gender diverse young people.... » more

Flood rescues prompt reminder to stay clear of floodwater

NSW SES volunteers have responded to five flood rescues on the New South Wales north coast over night, prompting a reminder to residents to stay clear of floodwater.... » more

Wednesday Afternoon Update

The NSW SES has now received 260 calls for emergency help with heavy rain and flash flooding occuring in the north east of the State.... » more

Minor Flood Warning - Orara River

The Bureau of Meteorology (BoM) has issued a minor flood warning for the Orara River at Glenreagh... » more

Minor Flood Warning Hastings River

The bureau of Meteorology (BoM) has issued a minor flood warning for the Hastings River at Kindee Bridge.... » more

Minor Flood Warning for the Bellinger River at Thora.

The bureau of Meteorology (BoM) has issued a minor flood warning for the Bellinger River at Thora.... » more

Severe Weather Warning Northern Rivers, Mid North Coast

The Severe Weather Warning for heavy rain for people in the Northern Rivers, Mid North Coast and Northern Tablelands forecast districts issued by Bureau of Meteorology (BoM) is still active.... » more

Severe Weather Warning - Lord Howe Island

Severe Weather Warning for DAMAGING WIND AND DAMAGING SURF for Lord Howe Island.... » more

Severe Weather Warning

The Bureau of Meteorology (BoM) has issued a severe weather warning for heavy rain for people in the Northern Rivers and Mid North Coast forecast districts.... » more

Warren Smith - Winner NRMA Community Connect Award

Warren Smith (Ryde Unit) - Winner of an NRMA Community Connect Award... » more

A Flood Watch for the Bellinger Orara Richmond Wilson & Brunswick Valleys

A Flood Watch for the Bellinger, Orara, Richmond, Wilson and Brunswick Valleys has been issued by the Bureau of Meteorology (BoM).... » more

Heavy rain on the way for coastal New South Wales

The Bureau of Meteorology has warned of heavy rain for parts of coastal NSW over the next few days.... » more

Central West Region Fleet Delivery

At 11am on Saturday, 23 August 2014, the Bathurst, Blayney, Burraga, Molong and Portland Units of the NSW State Emergency Service (NSW SES) were presented with brand new response vehicles.... » more

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Severe Weather Warning Update

With winds starting to ease in the Illawarra and Southern Sydney, residents of the Hunter and Mid North Coast are preparing for strong winds this morning....

Read more

NSW SES crews refining their skills in Flood Rescue

A total of 20 NSW SES volunteers gathered over a weekend in Mungindi recently for the annual Flood Boat Weekend. The aim of the workshop was to upskill in Flood Rescue techniques and navigating through low water levels and to learn from more experienced flood rescue operators. 6 Flood boats were used for the weekend which was held on the Barwon River and upstream from Mungindi....

Read more

Severe Weather Warning - Metro, Mid North Coast, Hunter & Illawarra

The Bureau of Meteorology (BoM) has renewed a Severe Weather Warning for damaging winds and damaging surf for people in the Metropolitan, Mid North Coast, Hunter and Illawarra forecast districts....

Read more


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