South Eastern Region contains some of the fastest developing urban/rural communities, population and land use growth areas in Queensland. This includes local Government Areas and major cities of the Gold Coast, Logan and Ipswich, and the Scenic Rim, Lockyer Valley and Somerset Regional Councils.
South Eastern regional operations is led by a Fire and Rescue Assistant Commissioner who oversees 35 Fire and Rescue Stations and 85 Rural Fire Brigades. The region is staffed by approximately 487 permanent fire officers, 240 auxiliary firefighters, and technical and administrative staff.
Rural Fire Service (RFS) regional operations is co-located with the FRS SER but led by the RFSQ Assistant Commissioner. RFSQ south-east operates with 85 brigades, staffed by approximately 3500 volunteers, including regional QFES personnel, Volunteer Firefighters, Volunteer Community Educators.
State Emergency Service (SES) regional operations is located at Ormeau and led by the SES Assistant Commissioner. SES South East operates with 25 groups, staffed by approximately 922 members, including regional QFES personnel, Volunteer Firefighters, Volunteer Community Educators.
South Eastern Fire Communications Centre is located at Southport on the Gold Coast and the Regional Operations Centre (ROC) is located at Regional Headquarters (RHQ) at Beenleigh.
Fire Station list
Rural Fire Service Contacts
State Emergency Services Contacts