Monday, 5 December 2011
Live Fire Exercise
Have I ever mentioned my husband is a rural fire officer? Monday night is training and tonight they had a live fire exercise, live in that there was a real fire to fight. I was invited along to take pictures to be used in recruiting and informational pamphlets.
These two were taken as everyone was packing up, I think they look suitably heroic for pamphlets. I also got a lot of hoses and dams and other rural fire fighters doing their jobs.
The fire was a bit of a fizzier, we've had some rain this week and the brush collection although suitably large and brushy, wasn't as dry as it could have been. None the less I did my best ...