As smoke and fire continue to dominate Australia, a fairly unique scene played out at Warragamba Dam. One of the fireboats from Woronora Rural Fire Brigade, Boat Bravo, was transported to the dam wall and lowered into the water in an effort to bolster resources at the Green Wattle fire.
Now we can see it from an alternate angle! Watch as firies seek shelter from the absolutely massive fire that just explodes out of the bush in Orangeville.
This is hands down some of the most dangerous fire activity you’ll see. Firefighters from Fire & Rescue NSW were staged for property protection when the fire front arrived – the video below is jaw-dropping.
Check out this video of the fierce fire conditions faced by firies as they undertook property protection in and around Braidwood.
In a post on social media today, Russell Crowe announced he is going to donate $200K to several fire stations around his property on the Mid North Coast in NSW.
The pumper is the first of its kind and has been specially designed to provide firefighting, rescue and HAZMAT capabilities both on and off-road.