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Help for Dairy is here to assist

The Help for Dairy initiative is at it again, offering assistance for up to five more CFA brigades. (See news and media story here)

 3.27 PM 25 November, 2016

Phillip Island Fire Brigade opens its doors

Sunday 13 November was the day the community came to the fire station.  

 2.23 PM 25 November, 2016

Knights of the Round Table

On 25-27 November 2016 more than 100 avid motorcycle riders will be getting involved in Australia’s first Knights of the Round Table (KoRT) tournament.

 12.54 PM 24 November, 2016

Eltham Fire Station officially open for business

Last Saturday saw the official opening of the Eltham Fire Station, a process which has been 90 years in the making for the Eltham Brigade.

 2.24 PM 21 November, 2016

Narre Warren East gets planning for 2017

Narre Warren East Fire Brigade is aiming to raise much needed funds with their 2017 Volunteer Community Calendar.

 2.57 PM 18 November, 2016

Ride for MND in memory of fellow firey

More than 100 Gippsland locals jumped on their bikes to raise some $7500 for foundation Motor Neurone Disease Victoria last month.

 1.45 PM 11 November, 2016

Huntly Fire Brigade’s anniversary celebrations

Huntly Fire Brigade celebrated the opening of its new fire station in the 70th anniversary year of the brigade.

 3.58 PM 7 November, 2016

Mount Alexander Catchment Open Days

The winds were blowing a gale but that didn’t stop visitors to the Taradale Open Day on Sunday October 30.

 3.12 PM 7 November, 2016

Castlemaine Show Parade

On a glorious night in October Brigades came out to play in the annual Castlemaine & District Agricultural Show Parade.  With this year’s theme 161 years of community.

 2.50 PM 7 November, 2016

MFB and CFA cricket day a huge success

CFA and MFB challenged each other to a day of cricket last Sunday (30 October), giving past and present firefighters the opportunity to show off their cricketing prowess in two 20/20 cricket matches at Victoria Park, Kew.

 11.30 AM 3 November, 2016

Mt Eliza gets into the Halloween spirit

On the eve of Halloween the Mt Eliza Fire Brigade transformed their station into a spooky wonderland.

 9.31 AM 3 November, 2016

The Fire Safety Pledge is back and ready to launch

Members of the public have the chance to win one of four Samsung Galaxy Tablets or one of four $100 Bunnings vouchers just by pledging to be better prepared for the threat of fire when the CFA Fire Safety Pledge is launched at 1:00pm today (3 November 2016).

 9.13 AM 3 November, 2016

Walk Against Violence

District 02 staff and volunteers will again be joining members of the North West Leadership Team in the annual Bendigo Walks Against Violence on White Ribbon Day, 25th November.

 4.31 PM 2 November, 2016

Captain Anthony Schultz makes a splash

Earlier in October Willowgrove Captain Anthony Schultz travelled to the Sunshine Coast to compete in the 2016 Australasian Police and Emergency Services Games. 

 10.09 AM 2 November, 2016

Katamatite Brigade Open Day

On Sunday 30 October Katamatite Fire Brigade held its Brigade Open Day in conjunction with its annual Community Garage and Car Boot Sale.

 2.53 PM 31 October, 2016

Taking on Sydney steps

Last Sunday, Diamond Creek Fire Brigade’s Fiona Macken travelled to Sydney to compete in the Firies Climb for MND, which sees climbers scale the 98 floors (1504 steps) of the Sydney Tower.

 2.25 PM 25 October, 2016

Firey returns from MND stair climb

On Sunday 23 October, Ocean Grove Fire Brigade’s Adam Thompson climbed all 1,504 stairs of the Sydney Tower Eye in an effort to raise funds for motor neurone disease (MND) research.

 11.14 AM 25 October, 2016

CFA assists Australian Motorcycle Grand Prix

The 2016 Michelin Australian Motorcycle Grand Prix has been run and won for another year. 

 3.59 PM 24 October, 2016

CFA attends Knox Community Safety Day

On Sunday 23 October members of the Boronia Fire Brigade attended the 6th annual Knox City Community Safety Day.

 2.48 PM 24 October, 2016

Cobram Fire Station opening

In August 1909 the first Cobram Fire Station opened its doors, and now more than 100 years later their brigade has been given a new home.

 1.35 PM 24 October, 2016