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Firefighters Mutual Bank teams up with 400in4 Charity Ride

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  In a welcome move, General Manager Jim O’Connell and Branch Manager Mark Favretti from Firefighters Mutual Bank today announced financial support of the Fire Rescue NSW 400in4 Charity Ride for 2017. “Firefighters Mutual Bank has a distinguished history of serving valued Fire and Rescue members across New South Wales since 1968, firstly as the Fire Brigades Employees Credit Union and now as Firefighters Mutual Bank.  Just like your commitment and dedication through ‘400in4’, we exist for the mutual benefit of our members...

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Channel 7 Sunrise 2014

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Channel 7 Sunrise 2014

FRNSW 400in4 Charity Ride on 7’s Sunrise with Edwina Bartholomew The guys from 27 Station Parramatta B Platoon get in on the action with Eddy and discuss some of the aspects of our service and some of the equipment Fire Fighters use.  Eddy then inspects the Heavy Hazmat from 85 Station Chester Hill with Hazmat Technician and 400in4 Rider Brett Carle. Eddy then gets a ribbing from Kochie for not wearing heels and the sponsors get a shout out. Thanks to St George Bank, National Fire Industry Association, Oz Education, Hyco and E-Way....

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Prime 7 News – Fighting fire with cycling

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Prime 7 News – Fighting fire with cycling

Forty firefighters have traded their big red fire engine for something a little less comfortable. They’re riding their bicycles over 400km, to raise money for Westmead Hospital’s burns unit. Join the team in Wagga Wagga as they talk to Prime 7 News and demonstrate fire safety to school...

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Share the journey with us

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Share the journey with us

To keep you up-to-date will be posting photos of our journey in our gallery and on our instagram page. 400in4.org/about/gallery instagram.com/Fire400in4...

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2014 Raffle Prizes

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2014 Raffle Prizes

We’re pleased to announce the launch of our Major Raffle for the 2014 ride. We will be selling tickets from now until the the draw date which coincides with our arrival at the Hospital on Friday 28th March 2014. If you know someone who is involved with 400in4, then hit them up for a ticket or else contact us via email at charity.ride@400in4.org and we will get the tickets to you!   Tickets $5 each or 3 for $10 PRIZE 1: Delonghi Kenwood pack. (Includes coffee machine, toaster and kettle). PRIZE 2: 1 x helicopter flight over Sydney...

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2013 Raffle Prizes

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2013 Raffle Prizes

Tickets $5 each or 3 for $10 PRIZE 1: Delonghi Coffee Machine valued at $2,500(courtesy of Delonghi Australia) PRIZE 2: 60 min Helicopter Flight for 3 people valued at $1,200(courtesy of Charter Pilot Paul Dietrich) PRIZE 3: GIANT bicycle(courtesy of Spearman Cycles) PRIZE 4: 1 year supply of Be Natural breakfast cereal & bars (100 boxes of cereal & 365 bars) RRP $1,000(courtesy of Be Natural Foods) PRIZE 5: Avanti Montari 29’er Mountain Bike(courtesy of AvantiPlus Narrabeen) PRIZE 6: 3 x Gift Vouchers for a 1 hour Massage (courtesy...

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Monster Raffle Prize Packs 2012

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Monster Raffle Prize Packs 2012

We have finalised details of this year’s Monster Raffle and it’s a beauty! Winners will be drawn during the 2012 cheque presentation ceremony at the Children’s hospital. Tickets are $5 each and can purchased from any of the riders or by emailing Scott Hanley E: scott.hanley@fire.nsw.gov.au. Scott will also be happy to answer any enquiries. If you would like to help promote the raffle, please download and display or distribute the prize list by clicking here. Here’s what’s up for grabs: Prize Pack 1 Delonghi...

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2012 dates and riders announced

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2012 dates and riders announced

Hi everyone, Hope you are ready for the 2012 “400 in 4” as we’ve been busy wooing sponsers, training up our legs and dusting off our fire saftey demo kit. Dates for the ride have been selected too. We will be leaving Campbelltown on Tuesday the 27th of March and finishing in Wagga Wagga on Friday the 30th. We hope to see as many people en-route as possible to cheer us on!   Over the previous 6 years of the event we have managed to raise just under $200,000 and with the help of corporate Australia and a very generous...

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Raffle Winners 2011

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Raffle Winners 2011

We’d like to congratulate the lucky winners of the 2011 charity raffle. 1st prize – Julee Allen – Austinmer 2nd prize – Daniel Cheung – Dapto 3rd prize – Trisha Cobb – Gladesville 4th prize – Gary Douglas – Kurnell 5th prize – Adam Bell – Central...

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2011 Ride Recap

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We made it! The 2011 ‘400 in 4’ Charity Bike Ride was successfully completed last Friday afternoon with the crew riding into Wagga Wagga in the early afternoon in glorious sunshine and with a tailwind at our backs. Unfortunately the same couldn’t be said for the Tuesday morning to start the event. As the group gathered at 88 stn Campbelltown at 0600 to prepare to hit the road the heavens opened and the tone was set for the first half of the day. We were very grateful to be seen off by Lorraine, Carrie and Dr Harvey from the...

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