NSW SES
today at 06:32. Facebook
Think you’re a pro at the lingo from the land down under?

Ahead of this Australia Day, visit [ Goo.gl Link ] and have a go at the #AussieSlang Challenge and see how you score! #AustraliaDay

Take the Aussie Slang Challenge

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NSW SES
today at 05:48. Facebook
An amazing result

Missing person James Simpson has been found alive.

Volunteers from NSW SES St Georges Basin Unit and several other surrounding NSW SES Illawarra South Coast Region units assisted the NSW Police Force in searching for Mr Simpson.

Dozens of our volunteers along were involved in the search and this is the best possible outcome.

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NSW SES
today at 02:01. Facebook
Might be time to bring in the washing.....

We are expecting some rather nasty weather to effect the Sydney Metro, Newcastle and Illawarra Coast. Severe thunderstorms are likely to impact those areas.

Now is the perfect time to ensure your home is prepared, clear loose items from your yard, ensure your gutters are clean and empty.

Why not learn from our good friends Tim and Tracy on the...
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NSW SES
yesterday at 07:10. Facebook
TODAY WILL BE HOT HOT HOT!☀

Hot weather is expected across NSW today with temperatures into the 40s in Western Sydney and many parts of regional NSW. Check out our video for tips on staying cool. Its already hot and steamy and its only early!

Drink plenty of water, keep cool, take care of others and have a plan in case of an emergency.

For more information, visit NSW Health at [ Nsw.gov.au...
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NSW SES
01/19/2017 at 00:20. Facebook
NSW SES volunteers are continuing to assist the Mudgee community after yesterday afternoon's severe storm.
[ Mudgeeguardian.com.au Link ]

The NSW SES received 79 jobs, with local crews getting assistance from surrounding areas.
If you still require emergency help call the NSW SES on 132 500.

Massive storm rips through Mudgee | Photos, video

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NSW SES
01/18/2017 at 05:21. Facebook
Severe thunderstorms are affecting numerous parts of the state this afternoon, with warnings issued for destructive winds and heavy rainfall that may lead to flash flooding.

Areas that may be impacted include the Upper Western and parts of the Hunter, Central Tablelands, North West Slopes and Plains and Central West Slopes and Plains Forecast Districts.

Be prepared by securing loose items...
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New South Wales Warnings Summary

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NSW SES
01/18/2017 at 00:17. Facebook
Stronger than forecast westerly winds mean an elevated fire danger for many parts of NSW. Sydney can now expect a Severe fire danger rating, and the Southern Ranges is forecast to reach Extreme today. Make sure you know what you would do if a fire starts near you. Report any unattended fires to Triple Zero (000).
NSW SES
01/17/2017 at 23:30. Facebook
Today marks the 40th Anniversary of the Granville Rail Disaster.

Our thoughts are with the families who tragically lost their loved ones and the brave survivors of this disaster.

We praise the efforts of rescuers from across the emergency services, including NSW SES volunteers, and to all those responders who worked tirelessly to save lives on that day.

NSW SES will be represented by...
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NSW SES
01/15/2017. Facebook
IT'S GETTING HOT IN HERE ☀

Hot weather is expected across NSW over the coming week. We caught up with local couple Tim & Tracy, who are away on holidays during the heatwave, to see how they are staying cool.

Drink plenty of water, keep cool, take care of others and have a plan in case of an emergency.

For more information, visit NSW Health at [ Nsw.gov.au Link ] and please SHARE to get this...
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NSW SES
01/13/2017. Facebook
A Severe Weather Warning for Damaging Winds has been issued by the BoM for people in parts of the Illawarra, Southern Tablelands and parts of the South Coast, Central Tablelands, South West Slopes and Snowy Mountains Forecast Districts.

Areas which may be affected by the winds today include Cowra, Goulburn, Braidwood, Bowral, Batemans Bay, Nowra and Thredbo Top Station.

Make sure you secure...
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New South Wales Severe Weather Warning 1

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NSW SES
01/13/2017. Facebook
“A little less conversation, a little more action please”.

Have you taken ‘action’ this summer to prepare for storms?

Severe Thunderstorms can occur at any time…. are you storm safe? For tips on how to prepare go to:

This Weekend our NSW SES Volunteers will be supporting the Elvis Festival Street Parade along with other Emergency and Community service organisations within Parkes.

So if...
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25 - A Little Less Conversation (Jxl Single Version)

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NSW SES
01/12/2017. Facebook
Beat the heat like paddy platypus! Stay hydrated and find a cool location to stay in. For tips on beating the heat go to [ Nsw.gov.au Link ] @NSWHealth @NSWSES

NSW Health

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NSW SES
01/11/2017. Facebook
Tomorrow will be a scorcher across NSW - up to 46 degrees in Bourke and 40 across Western Sydney.
Did you know heatwaves kill more Australians than any other disaster, and they're pretty tough on pets too. They are especially dangerous for the elderly, so if you have elderly family members or neighbours, make sure they are keeping cool and staying hydrated.

Here are some tips to keep you and...
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NSW SES
01/10/2017. Facebook
The Bureau of Meteorology has issued a media release warning of a severe to extreme heatwave in coming days.
Be a cool cat and make sure you, your family and pets are prepared.
[ Bom.gov.au Link ]
NSW SES
01/09/2017. Facebook
Heatwave conditions are forecast this week for much of New South Wales, so make sure to keep you, your family - and your pets - safe and cool.
For information on the forthcoming extreme weather refer to the Bureau of Meteorology [ Bom.gov.au Link ]
For tips on beating the heat go to NSW Health [ Nsw.gov.au Link ]
Share your tips and photos to keep you and your pets cool!
NSW SES
01/08/2017. Facebook
The NSW SES congratulates Paul Baxter on his appointment as the new Commissioner of Fire and Rescue NSW.
We look forward to working with Mr Baxter and his team in working with the community of New South Wales in times of emergency and disaster.

[ Nsw.gov.au Link ]

Minister announces new Fire & Rescue NSW Commissioner - Fire and Rescue NSW

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NSW SES
12/31/2016. Facebook
NSW #GetReady for 2017

Let NSW SES help you make your New Year resolution.

Our volunteers want you to get familiar with your storm and flood risk and to look out for each other.

So come let’s spread some kindness and cheer, HAPPY NEW YEAR!

[ Stormsafe.com.au Link ]
NSW SES
12/27/2016. Facebook
With a heatwave in NSW this week know what to do to beat the heat.
[ Nsw.gov.au Link ]

Beat the Heat - Beat the heat

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NSW SES
12/24/2016. Facebook
Christmas brings family and friends together; it helps us appreciate the love in our lives we can often take for granted. May the true meaning of the holiday season fill your heart and home with many blessings. From everyone here at NSW State Emergency Service.

Also a special mention and thanks to the NSW SES staff and volunteers who may be working today alongside their colleagues from other...
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NSW SES
12/22/2016. Facebook
What an ADVENTURE!

18 of our emerging leaders from across NSW recently travelled to Canberra for an action-packed and challenging week, exploring leadership, teamwork and culture.

The NSW SES Adventure is a five day program which includes a long and rugged hike, camping, a high ropes course and a range of scenarios where participants need to work together to solve challenging...
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