3 minutes to live

Aviation firefighters have just 3 minutes to respond to an aircraft CRASH OR FIRE ...

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...to give you the best chance possible of survival.

Don’t let the Federal Government burn firefighting services in regional airports.


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The problem

To cut costs, the Federal Government is proposing to shut down Aviation Rescue Fire Fighting Services at Coffs Harbour, Gladstone, Broome, Newman and Ayers Rock, and further limit expansion of these services.

This will:

Risk the lives of over

3 million

air travellers per year.
Hurt regional

tourism and business

in these areas.

The solution

Firefighters have launched the ‘3 Minutes to Live’ campaign calling on the Federal Government to put passenger safety and regional communities first by ruling out station closures and allowing further expansion.