Front page news! We’re proud to welcome home our Nelmac team members who have been firefighting in Australia. Four Nelmac team members were sent to Australia as part of a Waimea Rural Fire Authority contingent supporting the Australian fire fighters battling huge blazes. Nelmac volunteer firefighters: Steve Wilkens, David Newton, Stu Saunders and Ashton Oliver arrived back at 8.55pm Wednesday night, very tired and happy to be home. “This was a great opportunity to expose our team, who are members of the Waimea Rural Fire Authority, to a large scale fire operation. Not only is a great experience for the individuals, it helps our cousins in Australia at a tragic time. Nelmac as an organisation gains fantastic learning’s in case of a similar event here locally” states Nelmac Chief Executive Lee Babe.
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