■ RURAL Fire Service brigades across the Tweed will take part in Get Ready Weekend with open days this weekend.
RFS Far North Coast Superintendent David Cook said Murwillumbah’s open day will be held from 10am-2pm at the Kyogle Rd station, and includes a free sausage sizzle.
The Tweed Coast brigade will hold its event from 9am-2pm at the Centennial Dr station, with a sausage sizzle and jumping castle.
Supt Cook said the day would allow residents to check out their local station, with kids to have a fun day, while preparing for the remainder of the fire danger period.
ON THE RUN: Abigail Graf.