Callouts

Calls for January 2016

Calls this month were:

* 27th January - 3rd alarm response, unit required for lighting and refreshments in Gracefield
* 27th January - Maymorn Rail Tunnel, part of the tactical plan response, call was a false alarm

Calls for December 2015

Calls this month were:

* 27th December - Op Support required for Aquavacs in Trentham

Scrub Fire Upper Hutt - 5th Feb

Early in the evening HWOSU responded to a small scrub fire in Whitemans Valley Upper Hutt which soon developed into a large fire taking off up the hill.
The Unit was one of the 13 NZFS appliances that attended and assisted with road closures, traffic and crowd control.

To read about this fire, check out the story on Stuff here


Command Scrub Fire Scrub Fire
Scrub Fire Katherine Mansfield Drive

Images courtesy of Dominion Post

Calls for November 2015

Calls this month were:

* 3rd November - Op Support required at Brookfields in Wainuiomata
* 6th November - Road Closure at Upper Hutt College
* 22nd November - Traffic Management and Crowd Control required for helicopter operations in Stokes Valley

Calls for October 2015

Calls this month were:

* 13th October - Aquavacs required in Rata Street
* 15th October - Traffic Control and Lighting required in Hardham Crescent
* 18th October - Traffic Control & Canteen required in Galway Street
* 21st October - Aquavacs requires in Railway Avenue

Calls for September 2015

Calls this month were:

* 4th September - Op Support assistance in Wainuiomata
* 28th September - Aquavacs required at domestic premises in Belmont

Calls for August 2015

Calls this month were:

* 2nd August - Aquavacs required at domestic building Miromiro Road
* 28th August - Aquavacs required at Chubb Hutt Road

Calls for July 2015

Calls this month are:
* 14th July - Flooding at Hutt International Boys School
* 16th July - Flooding in Stokes Valley
* 30th July - MVA Haywards, Lighting required for Police
* 31st July - Aquavacs required in Wellington

Calls for June 2015

Only the one call this month:
* 3rd June - Gracefield Road

Calls for May 2015

A slow month for callouts:
* 14th May - Hautana Street
* 27th May - Whitemans
* 27th May - John Street