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Bushfire Emergency Information

If you see smoke and there's no fire truck or firefighters, call Triple Zero.

Bushfire Information Hotline

For accurate and up-to-date information about bushfires contact:

The Rural Fire Service Bushfire Information Hotline

Telephone: 1800 NSW RFS (1800 679 737)

Website: www.rfs.nsw.gov.au/fire-information (external link)

Do not call Wingecarribee Shire Council for bushfire information.

Follow your bushfire survival plan and remember leaving early is your safest option. 

Emergency Contacts

Emergency 000


In case of an emergency (fire, police, ambulance) dial: 000

Emergency 106

Emergency for Hearing & Speech Impaired

In case of an emergency (fire, police, ambulance) dial: 106

NSW Rural Fire Service

NSW Rural Fire Service

In an emergency dial: 000

Bushfire Information Hotline: 1800 679 737 

Website: www.rfs.nsw.gov.au/plan-and-prepare

NSW Police

NSW Police

Dial: 000

Website: www.police.nsw.gov.au

NSW Ambulance service

Ambulance Service of NSW

Dial: 000

Department of primary industries

NSW Department of Primary Industries (Animals)

The safety of your pets is your responsibility. 

Preparation advice: 


To request emergency assistance dial Bushfire Information Hotline: 1800 679 737

Bowral Hospital

Bowral Hospital

Dial: (02) 4868-0200

National Emergency Message Broadcaster

ABC Radio

ABC Radio Illawarra: 97.3 FM

Social Media Updates

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NSW RFS apps

Download NSW Rural Fire Service's Fires Near Me NSW Mobile App:

App Store (Apple devices)
Google Play Store (Android devices)

Last Updated: April 15th, 2016
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