Category Archives: Scott at Work

September 12 of 12 …

Today was a average sort of day and for once I was ready for the 12 of 12 🙂 Usual ritual to start with a 7:35am wakeup and how many times did snooze get hit 😉 Called in on the … Continue reading

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August 12 of 12 ….

Another day when I nearly forgot. You would think that I would have put it in my calendar by now. 🙂 This month I am doing a stint back on shift work as the Metropolitan Commander North on C Shift. … Continue reading

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July 12 of 12 …

This month is certainly a contrast to last month. Firstly, I am at work (I know many of you are shocked – I do have to work some times 😉 ). Secondly, the temperature was about half of what it … Continue reading

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Off to Reno again …

It is that time of the year again, however this year it nearly didn’t happen. With budget issues, there was no guarantee I would be heading back to the US. I finally got approval last Friday so it was a mad panic booking flights … Continue reading

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February 12 of 12 …

After forgetting the 12 of 12 in January, I was not going to miss this month. Today was an average work day with just a few meetings (even with a wrong date on the agenda) and some paperwork and no … Continue reading

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October 12 of 12 – Alice Springs fires …

One thing with my life, it is like a magical mystery tour – you never know where I will be. This week I am in Alice Springs as part of the South Australian deployment assisting Bushfires NT with their current bushfire situation. … Continue reading

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NSW USAR TF1 – visit to the Training Complex ….

On the first afternoon of the AFAC Conference, we had the opportunity to visit the Fire & Rescue NSW USAR Training Complex. A small drive out from town we were told but I suppose 45 km is a small drive for Sydney … Continue reading

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August 12 of 12 – another different sort of day …

One thing about working for the Fire Service is that you never know what your day will bring particularly when you are on call. Looking at my calendar in the morning and it looked like it was going to be … Continue reading

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July 2011 – 12 of 12 …

Today was to an average sort of day so I thought I would match Foursquare check-ins I had during the day with a photo of each location. It ended up I had too many photos today with the day almost … Continue reading

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May 12 of 12 …

Todays 12 of 12 started wet, continued wet through the day and ended wet. Winter is here and three weeks early. There has even been 25cm of snow at Falls Creek. Had a couple of pickups this morning with a … Continue reading

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