Want to get your car washed? You still have a couple of hours to get it up to Kalamunda High School, where the Brigade will wash and vacuum it for you for a very reasonable price - all proceeds go to charity. We have been going since 8am and are washing until 2pm. ... See MoreSee Less
Got a dirty car that you want clean AND also want to help contribute to a good cause?!? Then bring it to Kalamunda High School tomorrow between 8am and 2pm and we'll clean it for you. I'm taking mine for a wash and it's filthy.. ... See MoreSee Less
DAMAGING WINDS with gusts to 90 kilometres per hour are possible and could cause DAMAGE TO HOMES AND PROPERTY most likely about the hills and foothills of the Darling Escarpment from 11pm Monday until 8am Tuesday morning.
Locations which may be affected include Dwellingup, Ellenbrook, Gingin, Kalamunda, Midland and Mundaring.
Gusty easterly winds are common this time of year however winds are likely to be unusually strong and may cause damage to property and make road conditions hazardous. Easterly winds of this strength generally occur on average once every 2 to 3 years.
The type of hydrants we have mean we would not have to resort to such action. But it's worth remembering that the eastern most hydrant we have is the Pickering Brook Primary School. If access to this hydrant is blocked due to parked cars, it adds precious time for us to fill our tankers in the event of a fire ... See MoreSee Less
Our #Norseman #deployment have been working hard for 5 days tracking the Beehive #Fire. Conditions have been pretty tough, but the guys are being well looked after by our Chief. They'll be greeted at station tomorrow by a large cleaning crew ready to clean our truck ready for the next job!
Department of Fire and Emergency Services WA | SWORD Volunteer Fire & Emergency Services | Association Of Volunteer Bush Fire Brigades of WA (Inc) ... See MoreSee Less
We join the WA Police Union, their members and Mark's family in remembering Mark Loohuys, a Kalamunda Volunteer Bush Fire Brigade member and Western Australia Police Force officer.
To honour Mark's memory, the Brigade created the Mark Loohuys Firefighter of the Year award in 2001 which is awarded annually to the most stand out Brigade member of the past year.Today we remember Constable Mark LOOHUYS 9856 who was killed in a traffic crash on Great Eastern Highway in Glen Forrest on this day in 2000. He was only 22 years old.
We will remember. ... See MoreSee Less
And well done to the Kalamunda Bush Fire Brigade for keeping this award going. A fantastic Brigade and we appreciate the time and effort the members volunteer to protect not just Kalamunda but assisting the surrounding shires at times of need. Keep up the great work.
I remember that day only too well. Very sad.😥😥😥
Thank you for all your sacrifices we are so grateful
Jo Mallis Paul Markovic has it really been 19 years! Still can't listen to Land Down under without remembering Mark!! Taken way too soon. Never Forgotten
Time flies Pennie Stockdale Bazen. I have such fond memories which are as vivid as he was just here yesterday. He's sadly missed.
It was a very sad day. Worked along side him in the brigade. Taken way too soon, RIP.