Large Campaign Fires

The Brigade has a proud history of deploying crews to assist with fire emergencies across NSW, Victoria, and Queensland. Some of the large campaign fires the Brigade has participated in are listed below.

Year Event

1952 Brigade area totally burnt out

1983 Brigade area totally burnt out

1985/6 Namadgi National Park (ACT)

1999 Crookwell Task Force (NSW)

1999 Sydney Hail Damage Task Force (NSW)

2001 Melrose Valley (ACT)

2002 Tuncurry Foster Task Force (NSW)

2002 Kosciuszko Fire Task Force (NSW)

2003 Brigade Area suffers major fire damage (Smith Road)

2006 Shannons Flat Task Force (NSW)

2006 Tumut Pine Forest Task Force (NSW)

2007 Victoria Fires Task Force (VIC) - 3 rotations

2007 Snowy Mountains Long Plains Fire (NSW) - 2 rotations

2007 Cockanalla Fires (NSW)

2009 Marysville Fire (VIC)

2013 Sand Hills Task Force (NSW)

2013 Blue Mountains/Bargo Task Forces (NSW)

2014 Victoria Fires Task Force Caan River (VIC)

2017 Currandooley fires (NSW)

2019 Gold Coast Hinterland (QLD)

2019 Port Macquarie Complex (NSW)

2019 Black Range Fire (west of Braidwood - NSW)

2019/2020 Neriga, Araluen and Kawaree Complexes (NSW)

2020 ACT Airport Precincts Fire (ACT)

2020 Namadgi National Park (ACT)