Hazard Reduction Marsden Park.

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On Saturday 5th April 2008 the Communications Brigade attended a Hazard Reduction Burn at Herbert Rd Marsden Park.

Our OCV was set up as Herbert Control and our members assisted with radios, situation reports, weather reports and various logistical tasks

Brigades/Units that attended were:

Eastern Creek 1
Shanes Park 1
Schofields 1 & Pumper
OCV - Communications
Marsden Park 1
Llandilo 1B

Approx 13ha of Bush land was burnt and the day called a success.

If you live in the Blacktown, Fairfield or Penrith local government areas and you would like further information regarding hazard reductions or If you think you may have a bush fire risk please contact our office on (02) 47347777.


Marsden Park Cat 1

Staging Area
and lighting the Eastern Side

Lined up ready to roll

Setting up the OCV

The Burn

Strike a Pose!

Member Leanne and deputy Troy taking the weather

Members of Marsden Park Brigade

Crew Briefing

The OCV set up as Herbert Control

Initial Lighting of the Hazard Reduction

Initial Lighting of the Hazard Reduction

Initial Lighting of the Hazard Reduction

Fire

Photos Supplied by Troy Green, Leanne Williamson & Morag Conroy





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