Our designated "safe place" to go is
Banavie Reserve, Marine Parade, Macmasters Beach (adjacent to the toilet block and playground)
The Bushfire information line is
1800 NSW RFS
1800 679 737
BUSHFIRE GET READY WEEKEND - 14 SEPT
Bushfires up north over the past few days are a reminder that we live in a fire-prone location, we're facing a severe bushfire season and we ALL need to be ready.
Our local volunteer Bushfire Brigade is hosting an information session for you to find out how to prepare your property and plan.
Time: 9am to 12 noon
Date: Saturday 14 Sept.
Place; Banavie reserve - Marine Pde, MacMasters Beach (near the showers and toilets)
What you learn could save your property and your life.
MacMasters Beach is in a bushfire prone area.
It's vital that all property owners and occupants are prepared for bushfire.
The more you prepare, the better you and your property will survive.
Our local bushfire brigade will play a vital role in protecting the community - but we must all play our part.
The following links provide CRITICAL information to help you plan.
The Rural Fire Service web site for general information and links
The bushfire survival plan
New fire danger sign information
New neighbourhood safe places to go information
OUR BUSHFIRE BRIGADE - DEDICATED VOLUNTEERS
Our local firies do a massive amount of work for - without pay.
They even have to raise their own funds for gear!
Attend fire calls
Attend traffic accidents
Assist the Ambulance service with patient carrying
Do hazard reduction burns
Undertake general training
Undertake specialist training such as breathing apparatus
Maintain their equipment
They'd love some extra help. Call Brigade Captain Craig Roberts on 0419 018 685 to find out what you can do.