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Get set for the Championships

CFA brigades from across Victoria will have the chance to test their mettle, as the countdown begins to the State Urban and Rural championships.

 8.09 AM 4 February, 2016

Bushfires and horses

On Saturday 20 February, Upper Beaconsfield Fire Briagde, alongside the Upper Beaconsfield Pony Club, is holding an information session about horses and bushfires. from 

 6.00 PM 2 February, 2016

Greater Midlands Championships

Persistent rain didn’t dampen the enthusiasm of CFA brigades that participated in the annual Greater Midlands Fire Brigades Competition held at Bendigo over the weekend.

 2.15 PM 2 February, 2016

Australia Day Celebrations at Longwarry

There was a collective sigh of relief from the organisers as the large crowd enjoyed the sunshine in the small local park in Longwarry to celebrate Australia Day.

 10.38 AM 1 February, 2016

Police & Emergency Services Games

The 16th Australasian Police and Emergency Services Games will be held on the Sunshine Coast from 8 to15 October 2016.

 9.36 AM 1 February, 2016

Join the Chief Officer and take on Febfast

CFA Chief Officer Joe Buffone has joined 'A Pause for a Cause', vowing to give up sugar and alcohol for Febfast.

 1.46 PM 29 January, 2016

CFA activities for Australia Day 2016

CFA members will be out and about this Australia Day taking part in a number of activities including the Australia Day Parade and Government House Open Day.

 2.05 PM 22 January, 2016

CFA to march with Pride in 2016

Next Sunday 31January, CFA members will again join with other emergency services to march down St Kilda’s Fitzroy Street as part of the 2016 Gay & Lesbian Midsumma festival.

 2.43 PM 20 January, 2016

CFA snags a helping hand this Australia Day

CFA is encouraging Victorians to grab a snag this Australia Day weekend to support their local fire brigade. 

 1.25 PM 20 January, 2016

Smythesdale FCV Handover 15th December 2015

On the 15th December, 2015, Geoff Howard MLA of Buninyong and Brett Boatman, District 15 Operations Manager joined Smythesdale Fire Brigade members at the Smythesdale Fire Station. 

 2.15 PM 15 January, 2016

Building relationships, building resilience

Eight CFA brigades (crossing three groups) from District 6 joined forces with SES in November last year to host a multi-brigade Open Day.

 10.18 AM 7 January, 2016

Fire Relief Concert

A music event to raise money for those affected by the recent fires is being held on the Lorne foreshore tomorrow between 2pm and 6pm.

 5.31 PM 2 January, 2016

CFA Pride on the march again

CFA’s lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex (LGBTI) members are invited to march in uniform for the second time at the annual Gay and Lesbian Pride March on Sunday 31 January 2016.

 12.04 PM 15 December, 2015

Millgrove fire refuge opens for summer

The Millgrove community fire refuge has been officially opened and is available for use this summer.

 12.21 PM 14 December, 2015

Woori Yallock ICC Weather Station Network

Methven Real Estate in Mount Evelyn are the first to get involved with a new weather station project for the Woori Yallock Incident Control Centre.

 10.41 AM 14 December, 2015

Bendigo Bank steps up again

Once again the Woori Yallock & District Community Bank has got on board and given funding to Hoddles Creek Fire Brigade. 

 9.35 AM 14 December, 2015

Wayne honoured for his service

Tyabb brigade member Wayne Etcell has received Victoria’s highest accolade for volunteers, the Dame Elisabeth Murdoch Award.

 1.51 PM 7 December, 2015

Fire Awareness Awards winners announced

Community groups and individuals helping to reduce the risk and impact of fire across Victoria have been recognised at the 2015 Fire Awareness Awards.

 8.24 AM 3 December, 2015

One weekend in November

November has been a very busy month for brigades not only with the start of the fire season but also with organising CFA Open Days to make sure the community is educated and well prepared. Brigades opened their stations, joined forces with other agencies or attended local events to connect with the locals.

 2.25 PM 2 December, 2015

Give Ashley a home this Christmas

Ashley is a limited edition fire services collector bear, paying tribute to Victoria’s firefighters and emergency service workers.

 9.26 AM 2 December, 2015