On Sunday, September 8, 2019, in the town of Metlika, the birthplace of Slovenian firefighters, a grand ceremony was held marking important firefighters’ jubilees – the 150th anniversary of organized firefighting in Slovenia and the 70th anniversary of Slovenian firefighters. Association. Cover photo: Celebration of the 150th anniversary of firefightingRead More →

community, The late firefighter Samuel McPaul was one of six Riverina volunteers recognized for his bravery in a tornado-like blaze at the NSW Rural Fire Department‘s internal bravery and service awards ceremony. Mr. McPaul, who died fighting the Green Valley bushfire near Jingellic on December 30, 2019, was honored alongRead More →