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CFA fireys a hit at Good Friday Appeal launch

Today the Royal Children’s Hospital launched its 2018 Good Friday Appeal, including revealing the face of 2018, Arielle.

 5.00 PM 19 February, 2018

Werribee brigade raises $1m for Good Friday Appeal

CFA has a proud history and partnership with The Royal Children’s Hospital Good Friday Appeal, with brigades across the state fundraising for sick kids, year in, year out.

 11.31 AM 19 February, 2018

Build starts on new fire station for Portarlington

Member of Parliament for Bellarine, Lisa Neville, today turned the first sod of dirt for the building of the new fire station for Portarlington. 

 10.57 AM 19 February, 2018

CFA at Seymour Alternative Farming Expo

This year, CFA will again have a display at the Seymour Alternative Farming Expo.

 9.27 AM 17 January, 2018

Lara looks to the future

Lara Fire Station enjoyed a day of food, fun and family entertainment on Sunday 10 December to welcome career firefighters to the community.

 12.53 PM 11 December, 2017

Maiden Gully community welcomes a pumper

While the handover of a fire truck is a pretty good day for any community, Sunday 26 November was something special in Maiden Gully.

 8.15 PM 3 December, 2017

2018 Australia Day Parade - EOI

Once again, CFA will participate in the Australia Day Parade in Melbourne’s CBD. 

 4.53 PM 1 December, 2017

The 12 'Mo-Bros' of Werribee

Werribee Fire Brigade members are never ones to shy away from a challenge and Movember is no different.

 4.07 PM 20 November, 2017

Smoking ceremony to protect firefighters

A Smoking Ceremony will be conducted by Wolithiga Elders to protect CFA firefighters during this year’s summer Fire Danger Period.

 8.53 AM 8 November, 2017

Australasian Police and Emergency Services Games

Registrations are now open for the 17th Australasian Police and Emergency Services (APES) Games to be held in Mandurah, Western Australia in 2018.

 3.42 PM 1 November, 2017

Community bushfire exercise in Omeo

Community members from the high country of Omeo, Cobungra, Bundarrah, Anglers's Rest, Glen Valley, Glen Wills, Cassilis Road, Innisfail, were given the opportunity to take part in the education experience of a CFA " Community Bushfire Exercise" coordinated by the South East Region Community Education team.

 2.18 PM 1 November, 2017

Challenge applications extended

Applications for the Challenge 2018 program have been extended to Friday, 3 November. 

 4.15 PM 18 October, 2017

Emergency Services Blood Challenge sets new record

CFA has recorded its best result in the recently completed 2017 Emergency Services Blood Challenge with its members recording 940 donations over the three-month event.

 1.52 PM 20 September, 2017

Special offer for 2017 Royal Melbourne Show

Are you an Emergency Memberlink member and going to the Royal Melbourne Show?

 10.02 AM 6 September, 2017

Catch of the Day – FUN raiser

The local fire brigade at Bemm River, the bream capital, is famous for its Annual Easter Fish and Chip fundraising event.

 3.38 PM 1 September, 2017

Euroa celebrates 125 years of service

There were three days of celebrations in June to commemorate 125 years by one of the region’s strongest and most highly-respected fire brigades.

 9.15 AM 1 September, 2017

Register your brigade Open Day now

CFA brigades across the state are once again encouraged to open their doors to the community between September and December and participate in CFA’s 2017 Open Day program.

 2.20 PM 29 August, 2017

Macedon Flea Market celebrates 50 years

Next year sees the golden anniversary of Macedon Fire Brigade flea market. With planning well underway for the next one in February, we spoke with brigade Captain Greg Snart to find out more about this long-running event.

 10.44 AM 28 August, 2017

Urban competition hose giveaway

Is your brigade interested in running but don't have the equipment you need? We want to help!

 2.28 PM 3 August, 2017

Wonthaggi doughnut van fundraiser

The Wonthaggi doughnut van was set up by Wonthaggi Fire brigade to raise money for the brigade by selling doughnuts to the local community.

 10.34 AM 13 July, 2017