DAFF approves one large FPA in the Overberg

After months of hard work by all major stakeholders, the Department of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries (DAFF) has approved the formation of one large district-wide Greater Overberg Fire Protection Association (FPA). This means that all paid up members of the...

Reflecting back on the 2013/2014 fire season

When asking Fire Protection Associations (FPA), the Fire Brigade, Working on Fire, landowners and others stakeholders about their highlights of the previous summer fire season, the reaction was often “it was such a quiet season” and “we didn’t really have any big...