Sutherland Shire's rural firefighters on standby amid catastrophic fire danger

By Merryn Porter
Updated November 12 2019 - 4:40pm, first published 2:54pm
Ready for action: Up to 150 personnel are manning bushfire brigades in the area in case fire breaks out. Pictures: Chris Lane

Up to 150 NSW Rural Fire Service personnel are on standby at Sutherland Shire's 13 bushfire brigades amid catastrophic fire conditions that forced the closure of the Royal National Park and a dozen schools in the area.

Create a free account to read this article


(min cost $0)

or signup to continue reading

Get the latest St George news in your inbox

Sign up for our newsletter to stay up to date.

We care about the protection of your data. Read our Privacy Policy.