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Firefighters warn lives are at risk as hydrants buried in Illawarra

Nadine Morton
Updated May 15 2024 - 5:30pm, first published 3:04pm
Firefighters Rhys Dawson, Josh Saacks, Josh Anderson and Matt Kelly uncovering a hydrant that had been buried under grass in Kiama. Picture by Sylvia Liber
Firefighters Rhys Dawson, Josh Saacks, Josh Anderson and Matt Kelly uncovering a hydrant that had been buried under grass in Kiama. Picture by Sylvia Liber

One in four people are unwitting making it difficult for firefighters to access water during a house fire emergency.

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Nadine Morton

Nadine Morton

Senior journalist

Nadine Morton covers emergency services and breaking news for the Illawarra Mercury. She takes pride in regional journalism which she believes is crucial to informing our towns and cities. Have a story? Email her at nadine.morton@austcommunitymedia.com.au

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