23/10/16 Back yard fire Higgs Rd, no action by brigade.
9/11/16 Motor hits tree on Higgs Rd, Police investigating. Assist ambo and road
11/11/16 Cardiac assert Bronte Rd, CPR and assist Ambo.
13/11/16 Alarm activated, Kina, stream from shower.
18/11/16 Ute in stream at Tasman, Police investigating.
Calls this year – 56
Safety Tip –
All rubbish fire in this area need a permit from Rural Fire Network Ph. 544 2441. Some Expectation are small fires for cooking – BBQ and pizza ovens. Braziers. No plastic etc. to be burnt. See TDC web page Outdoor burning.
Some more charges to our membership. Nelson Batt has left us due to work.Jon Tomlinson has transfers to Richmond. Evan Shallcrass has moved back to Nelson. Ella Evans has resigned. We wish them the best. We would like to welcome Nic Poultney and Geoff Welham to the brigade.
We are responding short crewed sometimes (Less Than 4 BA wears) during the day and are waiting for drivers at times. If you are living and work in the Mapua area we would be pleased to hear from you.