Shoalhaven News

More local RFS volunteers head north to help out

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Another group of RFS Illawarra firefighters has been deployed to help with the ongoing bushfire emergency in northern New South Wales.

A crew departed the Illawarra yesterday.

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The Illawarra/Shoalhaven district has contributed more than 100 firefighters to the emergency over the past six weeks.

They will be stationed at makeshift base camps for a five day deployment.

Photo source: NSW RFS