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Plans progress for town’s new fire station

premium_icon Plans progress for town’s new fire station

It comes as crews gear up for what is expected to be a big grassfire season ahead.

‘Cheap labour’: Rural fireys expose bitter rift

premium_icon ‘Cheap labour’: Rural fireys expose bitter rift

Rural fireys accuse QFES of using them as ‘cheap labour’

Firefighter: tragedy of Palace fire a sight you can’t unsee

premium_icon Firefighter: tragedy of Palace fire a sight you can’t unsee

'At some point I realised this is huge, this is massive.'

Fire rips through Ipswich home overnight

premium_icon Fire rips through Ipswich home overnight

It took half an hour for the blaze to be brought under control.

VIDEO: Driver free after rolling car near Kingaroy

premium_icon VIDEO: Driver free after rolling car near Kingaroy

Photos reveal driver's lucky escape.

Hero cops helps five children escape Rocky inferno

premium_icon Hero cops helps five children escape Rocky inferno

Policewomen praised for rescuing occupants, including a small baby

QFES urge to get head start on fire season

premium_icon QFES urge to get head start on fire season

QFES are urging people to make the most of their time while at home and get a head...

FIRE: Crews on scene at vegetation fire in Somerset

premium_icon FIRE: Crews on scene at vegetation fire in Somerset

Crews have arrived on scene at a reported vegetation fire in the Somerset region

Trailblazing female firefighter lands top job in Far North

premium_icon Trailblazing female firefighter lands top job in Far North

Michelle Young named Far North Assistant Commissioner

Firefighter calls it a day after 36 years in the job

premium_icon Firefighter calls it a day after 36 years in the job

Bob Ironside, a boilermaker by trade, joined QFES in 1984.

Fond farewell to a homegrown firefighting legend

premium_icon Fond farewell to a homegrown firefighting legend

THIS firefighter’s career has come full circle, but now it’s about to start a new...

Stranded motorist rescued from car stuck in floodwater

premium_icon Stranded motorist rescued from car stuck in floodwater

Fourth swiftwater rescue operation under way

UPDATE: Reports animals were inside home

premium_icon UPDATE: Reports animals were inside home

Reports of animals in the home which had been destroyed by fire

Teen's leg amputated to save life after farming horror

premium_icon Teen's leg amputated to save life after farming horror

“I didn’t want to believe it, so I just kept fighting and fighting."

Firey’s compo explained: What you can and can’t claim

premium_icon Firey’s compo explained: What you can and can’t claim

Confusion surrounded the requirements for volunteers to qualify for compensation...

'No items could be salvaged': Detective speaks after blaze

premium_icon 'No items could be salvaged': Detective speaks after blaze

Stores building at Proserpine Mill severely damaged by fire

Blaze hails high fire danger this week

premium_icon Blaze hails high fire danger this week

A small fire at Moggill earmarks high fire danger for the rest of the week.

FIRE ALERT: Bushfire near Lake Wivenhoe

FIRE ALERT: Bushfire near Lake Wivenhoe

STAY INFORMED: Kipper Creek (east of Wivenhoe Dam) bushfire as at 12.15pm Fri 20...

IN PICTURES: Refilling water bombers at Bundy airport

premium_icon IN PICTURES: Refilling water bombers at Bundy airport

Photographer captures the process of reloading water bombers.

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