RRT South Australia – Barossa Valley Fires
A load of drinking water arrives as to Nuriootpa Oval – relief centre for fire fighters battling fire near Truro.
Loading bottles into Esky cold boxes with ice
Getting instructions from the Strike Force Team Leader
Fire fighters from NSW crews sent to help – worked with RRT in NSW a few months ago.
Salvos and Angaston Scout Club working hard today feeding the crews. RRT turn tomorrow.
Dusk arrives at the scene where the fire was stopped on the highway, before it could get to the township of Truro – water tankers driven by heroes rode over stubble fire and doused the flames – see the blackened grass in the background.
Fire trucks being loaded up with drinking water supplies, ready for the night ahead.
Crews prepare themselves for the night shift at the fire front