National Bulletin 034 – UFUA Rule Changes

Bulletin No:  034                                                                                  25 September 2020   TO ALL UFUA MEMBERS _________________________________________________ UFUA NATIONAL RULE CHANGES __________________________________________________   The United Firefighters Union of Australia (UFUA) National Committee of Management has … [Read more...]

Greg McConville Media Conference

I acknowledge the Ngunnawal and Ngambri peoples as the traditional owners and custodians of the Canberra area and pay respect to the elders, past and present, of all Australia's Indigenous peoples. When talking about fire, acknowledgement of country and people takes on a special resonance. The effective utilisation of fire by Indigenous peoples to shape this country is well … [Read more...]

National approach needed for firefighting as climate crisis hits

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The Union representing the nation’s 11,000 professional firefighters has issued an unprecedented call for nationally consistent firefighting as the climate crisis extends and intensifies the fire season. The United Firefighters Union of Australia passed a unanimous resolution at its national council in Canberra demanding a national approach that would allow firefighting to … [Read more...]