Firefighters put skills to test
For adrenalin as well as water pumping, head to Matamata Fire Station on Saturday and watch teams from the region’s volunteer brigades pit their water ways speed and skills against each other.
It will be an opportunity to cheer on the Matamata lads just weeks out from the national championships at Carterton.
– Responded to a building on fire on State Highway 29 at Hinuera.
– Responded to an emergency on a train in the Kaimai tunnel.