Heavy Rain – Are You Prepared?

Heavy Rain – Are You Prepared?

In the early hours of Sunday morning, Kingaroy SES attended a request for assistance in Kingaroy to a house which had water entering following a heavy downpour during the night.

SES Volunteers Train For Floods

SES Volunteers Train For Floods

It hasn’t started raining or flooding again yet, but the State Emergency Service volunteers are preparing!

Donations Help SES

Donations Help SES

Kingaroy SES members have again felt the support and generosity of Kingaroy businesses.

Don’t Forget To Thank A Volunteer

Don’t Forget To Thank A Volunteer

The Kingaroy State Emergency Service will join thousands of organisations around the nation to mark the 25th anniversary of National Volunteer Week in Australia (May 12–18).

SES Joins Search

SES Joins Search

SES volunteers from Kingaroy and Nanango joined the search at the weekend for a woman missing from a property near Toogoolawah.

SES Called On To Help

The recent wet weather has kept local SES crews busy.

New Headquarters For SES

New Headquarters For SES

Nanango SES will get a new HQ, thanks to the State Government and South Burnett Regional Council

SES Kept Busy Overnight

The rains appear to have started, and so have activations for Kingaroy SES.

Emergency App For Phones

Emergency App For Phones

Emergency services have launched a new smartphone app to help people call the right number for help in emergency and non-emergency situations.

SES Members Thanked At Awards

SES Members Thanked At Awards

Local SES members were presented with service medals at the recent SES Week State Awards ceremony held in Gympie.

Murgon Urged To Get Ready

Murgon Urged To Get Ready

The South Burnett’s “Get Ready For Summer” program visited Murgon on Friday morning with the aim of building awareness and resilience in the local community.

Airport ‘Emergency’ Tests Crews

Airport ‘Emergency’ Tests Crews

Anyone who noticed the flashing emergency lights and fire engines at Kingaroy Airport this evening shouldn’t be alarmed … it wasn’t an aviation emergency or plane crash.

Help Yourself (And Help The SES)

The State Emergency Service is urging residents to assist emergency volunteers by taking responsibility for their own recovery following natural disasters.

Urgent Call For SES Volunteers

Urgent Call For SES Volunteers

The Kingaroy SES group has sent out an urgent SOS for more volunteers to join its ranks.

Awards For SES Volunteers

Awards For SES Volunteers

Two Yarraman SES volunteers were presented with awards last night for their committed service to the SES.

Reforms Target Emergency Services

Reforms Target Emergency Services

Emergency Services in Queensland face a major shake-up under reforms recommended by former Australian Federal Police Commissioner Mick Keelty.

SES Tests Their Skills

SES Tests Their Skills

Kingaroy SES hosted a Landsearch Course at the weekend, training members in all aspects of searching, including forensic searching and preserving incident scenes.

More Pals Ready To Help

More Pals Ready To Help

Another two trailer loads of PALS (Personal Assistant Lighting System) have been built, thanks to the Murgon SES Support Group and the BIEDO Grant Angel program.