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ABOUT US

Welcome To Loftus Volunteer Bushfire Brigade.  Loftus, Located In The Sutherland Shire, In Sydney's South, Is A Suburb Bordering The Northern Entrance To The Royal National Park.

As Well As The Primary Function To Suppress Bushfires, The Brigade Regularly Attend A Wide Variety Of Other Incidents.

These Include Responses To Caltex Oil Refinery, Kurnell, Motor Vehicle Accidents And Providing Assistance To Other Services. As Well As Providing Crews To Larger Emergencies Such As, Catastrophic Bush Fires Or Natural Disasters Across NSW And Interstate.

There Are Approximately 50 Active Members That Train Regularly To Operate Our Two Category One Bushfire Appliances (Loftus 1 Alpha And Loftus 1 Bravo) And One Personnel Carrier (Loftus PC).

We Are Always Looking For New Members, If Your Interested In Becoming A Volunteer Firefighter Please Read The Application Process or Contact Us.

 
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WE ARE A STATION FOR EVERYONE

Loftus Volunteer Bushfire Brigade is an inclusive and supportive station that embraces the NSW Rural Fire Service core values and key ethics.

If you would like to become a member, or are wondering if we are what you are looking for, please contact us for more information.

Our Members

Our Vehicles

Our Years of Protecting The Community (2018)

Our Calls (and Counting)

SOME CORE ACHIEVEMENTS

 
Great Membership

We have a large and diversified membership. We have roles to suit every member's preference, from devote, to casual.

 
Technically Advanced

Our station prides itself on it technological advancements. All our day to day operations are leveraged through the use of appropriate technologies. Many of the systems we use are developed by our members.

 
Skilled and Experienced

All our firefighters are well trained, and new skill acquisition and skills maintenance are huge drivers within our station..

 
Well Travelled

Firefighters from Loftus have travelled extensively within New South Wales, with many travelling interstate to South Australia and Tasmania.

 
Community Engaged

Our station regularly provides early childhood education to schools and preschools with our area. The annual Santa Run also draws a great crowd.

 
Diversified

Our membership has an unparalleled level of skill, experience, gender and role diversification. There is a role for everyone.

 
History

We have an establish history of over 60 years within our community, and we strive to continue that tradition.