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[IN PICS] All-female crew joins fire line for very first time in Noordhoek blaze

28 January 2020 10:58 AM
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Hats off to the all-female firefighting crew from NCC Wildfires who stepped up and helped contain the blaze in the Noordhoek wetlands.

It was all hands on deck on Monday when Cape Town's first-ever, all-female firefighting crew joined the efforts to contain the Noordhoek wetlands blaze.

In December, CapeTalk reported on the all-female crew that graduated from a special programme established by a local academy and NCC Environmental Services.

RELATED: Cape's first-ever, all-female firefighting crew raring to go

Made up of 15 young women, the crew joined the fire line for the very first time on Monday, according to NCC Wildfires.

Below are some images of the female firefighters, as posted by NCC Wildfires on Twitter.

All-female wildfire crew takes on Noordhoek wetlands blaze. Image: NCCWildfires/Charl Steenkamp
All-female wildfire crew takes on Noordhoek wetlands blaze. Image: NCCWildfires/Charl Steenkamp
All-female wildfire crew takes on Noordhoek wetlands blaze. Image: NCCWildfires/Charl Steenkamp
All-female wildfire crew takes on Noordhoek wetlands blaze. Image: NCCWildfires/Charl Steenkamp

28 January 2020 10:58 AM
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Noordhoek fire
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