Fire & Community Information

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The Latest Sir Ivan Fire community newsletter can be viewed here

Sir Ivan Fire Recovery Centre
A disaster recovery centre to help residents affected by the Sir Ivan Fire will open from, Saturday 18 February 2017.

Location: Rear of Coolah Library
Address: 57 Binnia Street, Coolah (next to Coolah Council Chambers)
Dates: Saturday 18 February until Sunday 26 February, 2017
Hours: 9:00am - 5:00pm each day
Parking: Binnia Street, Coolah, off-street parking is also available in Martin Street, Coolah

The Centre’s days and hours of operation will continue to be assessed on a daily basis as required.

For those requiring assistance, representatives from key welfare, business and insurance agencies will be in attendance or via referral from the site to provide help, advice and information to affected residents and business .

The agencies represented will include:
· Warrumbungle Shire Council
· Disaster Welfare Service
· Department of Family and Community Services – Housing
· NSW Health
· Legal Aid NSW
· SafeWork NSW
· NSW Department of Primary Industries – Rural Resilience
· Red Cross
· Insurance Council of Australia

An information point has been established at the Coolah Sports Club. NSW RFS community liaison members are available to provide information and updates to residents during the day.

There is a community information point at the Cooyal Rural Fire Brigade shed on Wollar Road, Cooyal. This information point will be open from 8am til 8pm daily

Trolleys are at Gulgong IGA, Rylstone Foodworks and Mudgee Woolworths to donate non perishable food items

Posts from our feed section:

  • Sewer Network Maintenance As part of Mid-Western Regional Council's investment in the rehabilitation of the region's sewer network, scheduled maintenance will be carried out from this week until August. Maintenance ...
    Posted May 17, 2017, 1:53 PM by Craig Bassett
  • Free burnt fencing wire, posts and other ferrous metals removal Two metal recycling companies have offered to load and remove burnt fencing wire, posts and other ferrous metals from farms that have been affected by the Sir Ivan Bushfire, at ...
    Posted May 11, 2017, 2:48 PM by Mel Heldon
  • Anzac Day commemorations 2017 There are a number of ANZAC DAY commemorations happening in the region.In Kandos the dawn service is at the Community Hall at 6.30am, with the march assembling at ...
    Posted Apr 20, 2017, 5:22 PM by Mel Heldon
  • Rotary Fire fundraising Media Release: Following the extensive bushfires which have occurred in central western NSW recently, the Rotary Club of Mudgee and Mudgee Sunrise have jointlysponsored and established a fund to ...
    Posted Feb 20, 2017, 11:28 AM by Craig Bassett
  • Local Land Services ON-GROUND SUPPORT FOR BUSHFIRE VICTIMS CONTINUES Local Land Services staff from Central Tablelands, Central West, Hunter and Northern Tablelands regions are continuing to offer support to landholders affected by ...
    Posted Feb 16, 2017, 12:06 PM by Craig Bassett
  • NSW CWA and Dunedoo fire support Country Women’s Association of NSW and Dunedoo community join forces to support Sir Ivan fire victimsThe Country Women’s Association (CWA) of New South Wales has today announced ...
    Posted Feb 15, 2017, 5:20 PM by Mel Heldon
  • Bush Fire Appeals A number of official appeals are currently being organised in our region to help those affect by the Sir Ivan & Kains Flat fires.Below are a number of ways you ...
    Posted Apr 30, 2017, 7:49 PM by Craig Bassett
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