Massed brigades ‘save’ Toodyay from catastrophic inferno
Hundreds of Toodyay homes and businesses were ‘saved’ in a simulated fire and emergency services exercise this month to test brigade readiness if a big fire in adjacent bushland threatened to destroy the town.Read more
About 120 volunteer fire fighting, emergency, rescue and ambulance crews (pictured above) from the shires of Toodyay, Northam, Quairading, Mundaring and Goomalling took part with 40 fire-fighting vehicles.
The exercise was led by Toodyay Community Emergency Services Manager Rob Koch.
Drone picture: Navigator Photografix.