Stratford, with an urban population of approximately 5,800 is centrally located in Taranaki, with neighbouring communities of Eltham (10kms), Toko (10kms), and Inglewood (16kms). Predominant industry is farming, along with the petrochemical production and a power station. Within the urban boundary is a large secondary school, three rest homes/hospitals and the Taranaki Regional Council office and depot. A number of small industries support the community.
Stratford Volunteer Fire Brigade Employer Recognition Programme
The partnership between the New Zealand fire Service, volunteers and their employers is based on mutual benefit. Our Employer Recognition Programme aims to assist in the acknowledgement of the contribution made by employers to both the Fire Service and our communities.
While we acknowledge the support employers provide us, we do not actively endorse their products or services.
The Stratford Volunteer Fire Brigade would like to formally acknowledge the following Employers:
Outdoor Power and Hire Ltd
GJS NZ Ltd
Stratford Testing Station
Urban Attitude Café
Stratford High School
R J Eagar Ltd
Thomson O'Neil & Co
G & I Automotive Ltd
Dairymaster Milking Systems NZ Ltd