Local News

ADF Helping Around the Hunter

Australian Army engineers from the 4th Composite Engineer Troop are in the Hunter Valley to assist emergency services.The troops have spent most of this week working  in the Yengo and...

Change of Traffic Conditions - Scone

Motorists are advised of changed traffic conditions for three weeks from next Monday along the New England Highway on the southern approach to Scone. Work is required at night on the...

Brumbies In the Hunter

(Photo Credit - Newcastle Herald) Smoke from the NSW bushfires has made conditions in Canberra toxic and dangerous for athletes to train so the ACT Brumbies have shifted their training base...

The Dancing Fireman

  One of our local RFS brigades has shown there is still some fun to be had among the horrendous conditions this fire season and all Griffin Hughes, the dancing fireman...

Racing to Raise Funds for the RFS

Every time in January when a greyhound wearing the one rug or the five rug wins an event on a NSW TAB track, Greyhound Racing NSW will donate $100 to...

Generous Donation to Kayuga RFS

Kayuga Rural Fire Brigade would like to send a massive thank you to Aberdeen Treasures, Aberdeen Sports & Recreation Club and Kate Fraser who recently donated over $2000 to the...

Track Work Affecting Rural Travellers

(Photo Credit - TransportNSW) If you're planning on taking the train to Sydney, Transport NSW are advising that because of track-work, buses will replace trains between Wyong and Hornsby from today...

RFS Bush Fire Information Points Tonight

The RFS will be holding Bush fire Information Points at two locations this evening.The RFS will be holding Bush fire Information Points at two locations this evening.One will be at...

Car Accident in Singleton on New Years Day

(Photo Credit - Singleton Fire & Rescue) At approximately 1015 am January 1st Singleton Fire & Rescue, along with Singleton Ambulance and Hunter Valley Police attended a single vehicle accident near...

Xtreme Bulls Australia - Supporting local RFS

(Photo Credit - A.Roberts Media) Great news for hard-working local RFS members with free tickets available to the Xtreme Bulls Australia’s Professional Bull Riding Pro Tour Finals at Tamworth on Saturday...