The funding will be used for an electric reel and hose to be fitted to their fire truck to allow quicker movement on the ground when fighting fires.
The Turkey Beach Rural Fire Brigade is responsible for conducting hazard
reduction burns to alleviate the threat of a fire in the local area. The
brigade's current project is to fit an electric reel and hose to their
appliance which will make it easier and quicker for the retrieval of hoses,
resulting in less fatigue on their fire fighters. An additional purchase of
radio charges will help lengthen the life of batteries used for safety