Helicopter at Warnervale for bushfire season

The firefighter chopper at Warnervale airport

Central Coast Airport at Warnervale is the base for a firefighting helicopter for the bushfire season.

NSW Rural Fire Service Assistant Commissioner, Ben Millington, said the Bell 214 aircraft will be based at Warnervale until February.

The helicopter has the capacity to carry 2000 litres of water and will be used to help contain bushfire outbreaks across the Coast

Sue Murray