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OM takes on the Tour de Cure

If there's one thing CFA members excel in other than fighting fires, it’s pulling together to help the community and Allan Rankin is about to demonstrate this perfectly.

 9.07 AM 3 February, 2017

CFA and MFB keeping communities safe

From 21-24 January CFA and MFB will be joining forces to keep communities safe during the popular Festival of Sails event in Geelong.

 10.53 AM 23 January, 2017

Eltham shines at open day

The Eltham Fire Brigade proudly showcased its new station to over 1,000 people at its open day on Sunday.

 8.21 AM 23 January, 2017

CFA to join Pride March

CFA Pride is inviting CFA members, family, friends and supporters to join the march in uniform with their lesbian, gay, bi-sexual, transgender and intersex (LGBTI) colleagues at the Midsumma Festival Pride March on Sunday, 29 January.

 9.04 AM 20 January, 2017

Macedon goes automatic

Shortly after Ash Wednesday, the Macedon community rallied to raise funds for the town’s first brigade-owned vehicle. Not only was it brigade owned. It was brigade built.

 4.00 PM 17 January, 2017

Truganina Fire Brigade celebrates 2016

On Monday 19 December, Truganina Fire Brigade celebrated 2016 with a dinner and awards evening.

 12.10 PM 28 December, 2016

Air fleet takes to the skies

Victorians will be better protected with the state’s largest firefighting air fleet officially launched at Avalon airport today.

 2.42 PM 14 December, 2016

Christmas comes early for dairy communities

Boronia Fire Brigade staff, volunteers and auxiliary members will drive in a convoy to Beechworth Fire Station in the state’s north to help people affected by the dairy crisis.

 2.25 PM 14 December, 2016

Districts go orange for violence prevention

Staff recently participated in the 2016 Victoria Against Violence (VAV) campaign by hosting an ‘orange morning tea’ at the Swan Hill, Kerang and Bendigo offices.

 10.04 AM 12 December, 2016

Mornington Fire Brigade 100-year anniversary

Mornington Fire Brigade is planning to celebrate its 100th anniversary through a series of events and initiatives. 

 11.42 AM 29 November, 2016

Quadrella for Blackwood Fire Brigade

Last Saturday, 26 November Blackwood Fire Brigade celebrated another successful year of community service and firefighting.

 11.23 AM 28 November, 2016

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)

 2.27 PM 25 November, 2016

Phillip Island Fire Brigade opens its doors

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

 1.23 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.

 11.54 AM 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.

 1.24 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.

 1.57 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.

 12.45 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.

 2.58 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.

 2.12 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.

 1.50 PM 7 November, 2016