Disaster response needs you, and me, and all the other volunteers

By Jamie Brown
Updated July 4 2022 - 1:10pm, first published April 25 2022 - 6:00am
Recent flooding on the Richmond River highlighted the need for local knowledge to help those stranded by rising water. Photo: Field n Flower, Swan Bay


How often do you hear of people on the land complaining that the quality of help from the rescue authorities does not match their budget, nor the calibre of their equipment?