2000 - 2009

2009

September - Phase 3 completed. New station finally erected.

August - Brigade members participate in Gulaga National Park fire.

August - Phase 2 completed. Concrete slab is poured for Tathra\'s new station.

June - Phase 1 completed. Trees are removed to make way for Tathra\'s new station.

May - Tathra VRFB - AGM - elected officers: Adam Wiggins (Captain); Jason Lewington (Senior Deputy Captain); Lance Hartley (Deputy Captain).

April - Brigade members participate in hazard reduction - Wadbilliga National Park.

April - Brigade establishes a web presence – www.tathrafirebrigade.org.au.

March - Brigade members attend fires at Wyndham (Jingerra Rock) and Wilson’s Promotory (Vic).

2008

Brigade accepts new constitution.

May - Tathra VRFB - AGM - elected officers: Adam Wiggins (Captain); Jason Lewington (Senior Deputy Captain); Lance Hartley (Deputy Captain).

Brigade takes delivery of new 4 WD Category 1 tanker which replaces the Category 2 tanker.

2007

May - Tathra VRFB - AGM - elected officers: Adam Wiggins (Captain); Jason Lewington (Senior Deputy Captain); Lance Hartley (Deputy Captain)

2006

December - Senior Deputy Captain, Mr Ben Ellis, tragically dies from a heart attack

May - Tathra VRFB - AGM - elected officers: Adam Wiggins (Captain); Ben Ellis(Senior Deputy Captain); Jason Lewington (Deputy Captain)

January - Brigade members attend fires at Merimbula

Tathra Country Club donate $10,000 towards the building of the new station.

2004

3rd May - Tathra Brigade attends Old Bega Hospital fire, Bega.

2002

14th June - Bega Fire Control Centre at a cost of $300,000 is officially opened.

The Bega Valley Shire's fire control staff at the opening of the new control centre: deputy control officer, John Cullen, fire control officer, Phil Collins, Helen Hain and Delphine Troughear, with Elaine Collins (centre)

 

Tathra's main fire engine is replaced by a new Category 2 tanker.

2001

December - Brigade members participate in the Shoalhaven fires - Nowra.