FCOs do the overnight shift

CavesFire Control Officers Chris and Fish put their hands up for the overnight shift at the Augusta (West Bay) fire Tuesday night.

The 4.4 crew headed home at 5:30 pm as the FCOs on the Light Tanker arrived for their briefing. Alan, Andy, Noel, Pete and Tony spent the day blacking out and extinguishing burning stags along with provding some asset protection in the Caves Road/Bussel Highway area. According to DFES 111 firefighters attended the blaze Tuesday. By the end of the day the fire was contained and under control and the alert level had been downgraded.

Noel and Pete blacking out