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Kwinana South Volunteer Bushfire Brigade Visits Childcare


On Friday 19th August, the Kwinana South Volunteer Bushfire Brigade made a visit to Tranby College Childcare. Under the watchful eye of Captain Edwin Mouna and his crew, Andy Briggs and Dave Mouna, our little students had a lesson of a very different kind: how to become a firefighter!

There was much excitement amongst students and staff as the crew provided a display of flashing lights and hoses in action. Then, each student had the opportunity to turn a hose on, and adjust the water’s spray (under careful supervision, of course!). For one student, Isla, this was a particularly special occasion because her daddy, Andy Briggs is actually part of the crew! 

About the brigade

The Kwinana South Volunteer Bushfire Brigade protects the areas bound east of Kwinana Freeway, Thomas Road to the north, Casurina Road to the east, Millar Road to the South.

Volunteer firefighters in the Brigade undertake a range of responsibilities including:

  • Combating fires
  • Containing hazardous material spills
  • Road crash rescue
  • Fire safety education
Fire fighter standing near official vehicle
Captain Mouna