Bouddi Coastal Run – 2022

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Our first outdoor event for the year was Bouddi Coastal Run. Normally at the start of the New Year I am looking for an excuse to get the “walk in” […]

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Singleton Rotary Club Charity Bike Ride 2021

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Once again assistance was provided to the Rotary Club of Singleton to support this annual event. The word “annual” is used loosely as the previous year’s event was cancelled due […]

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2021 Great Adventure Challenge

The 13th Great Adventure Challenge was held in the Kiama area on 22 May 2021. This event raises funds for the Starlight Foundation. Seventeen teams of eight competed, trying their […]

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Convict 100 – May 2021

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Convict 100 is a cross country mountain bike event that takes in the rugged scenery of the St Albans area and surrounds. There were three course lengths, viz 100km, 68km […]

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Pioneer Trail Run – April 2021

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Saturday 17 April, 2021 was the inaugural St Albans Rural Fire Service Pioneer Trail Run. This is a running event in the St Albans area that takes in the local […]

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Bare Creek Trail Run 2020

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The Bare Creek Trail Run is a community running event that takes place in the picturesque Garigal National Park at St Ives, NSW. The start and finish point is Acron […]

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Land Search: Putty NSW – 03/09/2021

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On Friday 3 September 2021, Singleton Unit of the NSW State Emergency contacted CREST NSW requesting Communications support for a land search. A child was missing in the rugged terrain […]

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Vale – Evan Longworth

Last week, a large crowd in Newcastle farewelled Evan Longworth who passed away after a lengthy illness. Evan lived for CREST with his unbroken membership going back to the late […]

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Who let out the boats?

“Who let out the boats” was a state wide Flood Rescue Boat exercise organised by the NSW State Emergency Service for the benefit of their local units. The various local […]

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Wollombi Wild Ride 2020

The 2020 year will be remembered for the COVID-19 Pandemic and prior to now there was only a couple of jobs this year leading up to mid March 2020. Since […]

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Singleton Rotary Club Charity Bike Ride 2019

The second event for the Singleton Team for September 2019 is Singleton Rotary Club’s Charity Bike Ride which is held in the Lake St Clair area. The event which partners […]

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Raffety’s Coastal Run 2019

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On Saturday 18 July, 2019 CREST NSW Inc set up a radio network for this event, as we have done for quite a number of years now. The event takes […]

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CREST assists WICEN at Navshield 2019

In June 2019, we assisted WICEN at Navshield 2019 with logistical support. Navshield is the premier emergency service navigation event organised by the bush search and rescue group BSAR. A […]

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