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    aussie george
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    Post SYDNEY AUSTRALIA

    G'DAY ALL FROM DOWN UNDER.WELL ITS BEEN BUSY HERE IN SYDNEY THE OLYMPIC CITY AS OF LATE.NO RAIN FOR 6 WEEKS HAS MEANT LOTS OF GRASS AND BRUSH FIRES ALREADY AND ITS ONLY THE START OF SPRING HERE.ONE BRUSH FIRE WENSDAY AFTERNOON NEAR OLYMPIDC PARK HAD 8 COMPANIES WORKING FOR 2 HOURS WITH THE WORD FROM THE TOP TO PUT FIRE OUT ASAP AS SMOKE IS DRIFTING OVER MAIN OLYMPIC SITE(CARNT HAVE THAT CAN WE).MAJOR HAZMAT INCIDENT AT SYDNEY AIRPORT ALSO WENSDAY AFTERNOON WITH 40 PERSONS BEING TREATED AFTER BEING OVERCOME BY FUMES FROM A CLEANING AGENT WHICH GOT INTO AIR CON SYSTEM.UNITS IN ATTENDENCE WHERE PUMPS 35,26,56 HAZMAT 1 ,HAZMAT 2,FIELD COMMS UNIT,OPERATIONAL COMMANDER SOUTH(BATT CHIEF)AND OPERATIONAL COMMANDER HAZMAT(BATT CHIEF)SUPERINTENDENT SOUTH(DEP CHIEF).
    ALSO TO SHOW HOW WE ARE UNDER THE SPOT LIGHT WITH THE OLYMPICS IN TOWN HAD A MVA PERSONS TRAPPED ON ROAD OUTSIDE OLYMPIC MEDIA VILLAGE AND NO LESS THAN 20 CAMERA CREWS FROM THE WORLDS PRESS WHERE THERE,THE GUYS FROM PUMP 30 ,PUMP15 AND RESCUE 15 HAD TO HAVE MAKEUP ARTISTS MAKE SURE THEY LOOKED GOOD BEFORE THEY GOT TO WORK.(JUST KIDDING)KINDA STRANGE WHEN THE PRESS DON'T USULLY WORRY ABOUT MVA'S CAUSE THERE ARE SO MANY TO GO AND HAVE SO MANY AT ONE,MUST HAVE BEEN QUIET ON THE OLYMPIC FRONT AT THAT TIME.ANYWAY STAY SAFE OUT THERE AND I'LL UPDATE YOU ALL ON ANY INCIDENTS DURING THE OLYMPICS.


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    Firekatz04
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    George, thanks!!! I 'preciate it, mate!

    It's really cool to watch the Olympics on TV and actually have corresponded with someone "down under".

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