More Rural Crews to Harvey

Refueling in Brunswick Junction
Refueling in Brunswick Junction

Crew shifts to the Waroona-Harvey fire are being scheduled up to Wednesday although Monday is the last overnight shift.  Note:  Crews scheduled after Monday were stood down Monday night.

Adam and Andy spent Sunday night in the Ambergate LT.  Monday’s crew had Bruce, Pete and Steveo in the Vasse 3.4 while Kevin was in the LT. Monday night’s shift is Bevan, Dave W and Stando. Tuesday morning sees Alan, Bob, Mitch and Tony heading to the southern boundary of the fire. Wednesday’s crew is currently Bevan, Mike G and Steveo with one more to come.

Annie’s role with the Community Liaison Unit in Australind has been extended to Wednesday. She is currently working with those who have lost their homes and property in the fire.

Explosion at Saw Mill
Explosion at Saw Mill Saturday

The crews have been involved in asset protection and building fire breaks, consolidating their positions before winds pick up later in the week.