Category Archives for Stanley CFA

Plan – Act – Survive

Bush Fire Season is here – Fire Restrictions are in place. During the bushfire season check the fire danger rating on a regular basis.  The bushfire rating for North East Fire District is indicated on a daily basis on the Fire Danger Rating Indicator located at the school on the Beechworth- Stanley Road opposite Rosengren […]

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Stanley Rural Fire Brigade

Whilst it was encouraging to see a good attendance at the Bushfire Survival  Workshop and presentation to the Stanley Community Group in November, the Stanley Fire Brigade is concerned that some residents may not be adequately informed of the risk of bushfire. It is imperative that all residents have a Bushfire Survival Plan in place.  […]

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September 2019 – Issue 114

Stanley Community Newsletter Read the full Newsletter in PDF viewer below VALE Tim FischerOur condolences go to his wife Judy and his sons, Dominic and Harrison and to the family in Mudgegonga.  Beyond Cue SpringsWhat’s happening about the water. There has been a lot going on behind the scenesAn update Stanley Fire BrigadeRain, Hail or […]

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Stanley CFA News

Fire Danger Rating Sign A new fire danger sign has been erected outside the Stanley Community Post Office. This is a manual sign that will be checked daily and the rating altered if and when required.  Fire Restrictions Fire Restrictions are now in force for the shire of Indigo. For details of activities permitted during […]

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Bushfire Anniversaries

This Nine Mile News edition brings two Stanley bushfire anniversaries. They are: 2003 – January 21st: This bushfire swept from the lower Buckland Gap over the Dingle Range, destroying a weekender cottage in the pines above the Stanley cemetery. Then it spotted over the cemetery & the Beechworth-Stanley Road roaring on towards Yackandandah, going as […]

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Stanley CFA News

Burning Off Again, this is a reminder to ensure that the fire services are aware of your planned burn. This will avoid the CFA members being called out unnecessarily to respond to reports of smoke from your planned burns. So when you come to any burning off please give the Emergency Services Telecommunications Authority (ESTA) […]

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Stanley CFA News

CB Radio Testing Testing of CB radios has commenced and, to align with the testing of the CFA radios in the tanker and slip-on, the time for these CB tests will change to every Saturday morning at 0900hrs. Right now would be a good time to check your CB radios and throw out any batteries […]

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One Sunday Morning in Stanley

One recent Sunday morning Michael and Royston of Stanley CFA, whilst on a maintenance run came a cross a wombat which had been run over. When removing the wombat from the road a baby wombat was found in the mother’s pouch. After extracting the baby it became evident that the baby wombat was in need […]

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