HWOSU attended the scrub fire in Waterloo Lower Hutt, assisting with road closures, crowd and traffic control, running errands and canteen.
More information, pictures and video coverage can be found here
Recent calls the unit has attended:
- 20th Sept, Flooded building in Galway Street, Lower Hutt.
- 17th Sept, Car vs Power Pole, Henry Street, Upper Hutt.
- 23rd Aug, Racetech Fire, Hutt Road, Petone.
- 23rd Aug, K28 for Reynolds Street, Lower Hutt.
- 18th Aug, Mr India Restaurant, High Street, Lower Hutt.
- 16th Aug, House Fire Duncraig Grove, Silverstream.
- 8th Aug, Flooding at Datamail, Petone.
HWOSU met at the Stokes Valley RSA to reflect on and celebrate another successful year.
Invited guests were welcomed and SSO Wayne Bedford delivered his report on the year past commenting on some of the highlights below
It is with pleasure that I present this 58th report of the HWOSU.
The last 12 months have been very successful for the unit and we continue to progress and grow although it has been a year of change.
We farewelled one Area Manager Brendan Nally and welcomed Gavin Dunphy.
The Unit has continued to be served well with our two appliances the ultralight and van