Hutt Wairarapa Operational Support are a volunteer unit providing support services to the New Zealand Fire Service in the Hutt Valley, Wainuiomata and Wairarapa regions, Wellington, New Zealand. This site will feature latest news and views of the Hutt Wairarapa Operational Support - with articles about Membership, Operations and Current Events. Also published is a concise set of material backgrounding exactly what Fire Support and Operational Support staff within the Fire Service are involved with in your communities, every day - as a key component of the New Zealand Fire Service Volunteer community - since 1955.

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Fire Call Sun 31st Aug 2014 Trinity Hotel Lower Hutt

The unit was paged for a second alarm (very quickly upgraded to 3rd alarm) structure fire at the Trinity Hotel, Queens Drive, Lower Hutt. HWOS along with assistance from the Wainuiomata Operational Support unit took over control of the road closure from police as soon as we arrived. During the course of the day the unit also set up canteen, escorted residents through the smoke damaged portion of the building to collect personal belongings and assisted fire safety with lighting capability.