Electric fire truck a national first for Canberra

Steve Evans
By Steve Evans
October 1 2021 - 8:00pm
The pioneering vehicle. Picture: supplied

Canberra is to be the first place in Australia to have an electric fire truck. The ACT government is set to take delivery of the million-dollar vehicle next year.


Steve Evans

Steve Evans


Steve Evans is a reporter on The Canberra Times. He's been a BBC correspondent in New York, London, Berlin and Seoul and the sole reporter/photographer/paper deliverer on The Glen Innes Examiner in country New South Wales. "All the jobs have been fascinating - and so it continues."