Romsey's New Fire Station
Station Plaque set in stone
Turning of The Sod
On Friday 24th July Romsey Fire Brigade members past and present were joined by the Member for Macedon, Mary-Anne Thomas, Cr Ian Ellis (Macedon Ranges Shire Council), CFA Board Member Michael Tudball AFSM, Chief Officer Euan Ferguson AFSM and Operations Officer Andrew Waterson to officially open their new fire station on Friday 24 July 2015.
The Romsey Brigade hosted guests from within the Macedon Rangers catchment and the local community, with well know resident Dr Paul Carter acting as MC for the evening.
The event consisted of a 3 course meal with the motor room being transformed into a formal dining room. After the station was officially opened by the Member for Macedon, Chief Officer Ferguson and Operations Officer Waterson presented Romsey Brigade members with Service Awards, National Emergency Medals and National Medal Clasps. They also assisted the Romsey Group in recognising former Group Officer David Allen and former Deputy Group Officer Don Rodwell for 26 and 19 years service respectively
5 Year Certificate - FF James Sheppard
10 Year Service Medal - FF Rachel Zerna
20 Year Service Medal - FF Stevan Zerna
20 Year Service Medal - Comms Officer Peter Brooks
30 Year Service Medal - FF Noel Smithwick
30 Year Service Medal - FF Bill Salathiel
30 Year Service Medal - FF / Group Officer Ralph Hermann
45 Year Service Award - FF Nigel Alston
National Emergency Medals
Lt Craig Jones
FF Bill Salathiel
FF Rachael Zerna
National Medal Clasps
FF Noel Smithwick, First & Second Clasps.