Zone Field Day 2007
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On Sunday 6th May 2007 the Cumberland Zone held its annual Field Day.
Below are photos of our Comm's Staff at work in the OCV and in the feild.
The OCV was set up to control field day operations and scoring.
Brigades that participated are
St Pauls Cadets
Orchard Hills Cadets
Cumberland 1 (Zone Manager)
Cumberland 2 (Operations Inspector)
Cumberland 5 (L&D Inspector)
The Events that were held on the day are:
The Tanker event involved members driving their truck through a set course, A pumping activity and extinguishing several small fires along the way
Hose Pump & Ladder Event
The Hose Pump and Ladder Event invovled crews draughting water from barrels using a portable pump and crew members climbing a ladder and Extinguishing a fire.
Knapsack & Handtool Event
This event involved crew raking a Trail, utilising a knapsack to extinbuish a small fire and some simple first aid.
First Aid event
This event involved crew treating simulated casulties with basic first aid skills.
Thanks to the red cross for their assistance with this event
Crew had to rescue a victim whilst cooling lpgas cylinders with venting flame.
Thanks to all members who assisted on the day. A good time was had by all!
Comms 1 Ron Freeman & member Tim Warne assisting on the Knapsack and Handtool Event
Members Gwenda & Sharron timekeeping on the Tanker Event
Member Eric allocating Teams to Events
Member Pat Carter Monitor feild day operations on the radio.
The FCO's Discussing What time lunch will be?...
Some of the Comms crew that attended
The comms vehicle for the Tanker Event
Comms 3 Peter Score Tallying with gwenda monitoring the feild day radios
Photos Supplied by Troy Green