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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. 

 9.09 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.

 1.53 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.

 1.25 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.

 10.14 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. 

 2.59 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.

 1.48 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.

 12.35 PM 24 October, 2016

Father and daughter ride for cancer research

Snake Valley brigade members will be swapping their overalls for Lycra this summer to Ride4Research.

 9.07 AM 24 October, 2016

Warracknabeal’s 125th celebrations

It was a big weekend in Warracknabeal, population 2500, when the brigade celebrated its 125th anniversary in mid-October.

 2.10 PM 21 October, 2016

CFA horse lovers volunteer to help at Equitana

As official community partner of EQUITANA Melbourne 2016, the largest equine showcase in the Southern Hemisphere, CFA will focus on helping horse owners prepare and plan for the upcoming bushfire season.

 1.07 PM 21 October, 2016

CFA pulls together to help dairy communites

Helping out local communities is something that is deeply imbedded in CFA’s culture and a new initiative co-founded by District 14’s Catherine McLeod and Mark Gravell demonstrates this perfectly.

 12.51 PM 18 October, 2016

Hoddles Creek Fire Brigade 70th birthday

On Saturday 8 October 2016, Hoddles Creek Fire Brigade celebrated its 70th birthday in fine style at Two Brookes Bar in Seville. 

 12.38 PM 18 October, 2016

Be a part of CFA’s White Ribbon Campaign

CFA is wearing a white ribbon!

 10.49 AM 17 October, 2016

Como Gardens Open Garden Scheme postponed

On behalf of George and Pat Hetrel, at Como Gardens, we wish to advise that due to the high rainfall we have received lately, the Open Garden Scheme Weekend scheduled for 15 and 16 October has now been postponed and moved to 12 and 13 November.

 3.25 PM 12 October, 2016

CFA supports ride for MND

CFA’s Loch Sport Fire Brigade is calling for Gippsland locals to jump on their bike to help find a cure for motor neurone disease (MND), in memory of a fellow firefighter.

 8.56 AM 10 October, 2016

CFA member steps it up for motor neurone disease

A CFA member is preparing to put on his firefighting gear and get hot and sweaty, despite being nowhere near a fire.

 9.13 AM 4 October, 2016

Loch Sport volunteers donate towards 'dream'

CFA’s Loch Sport Fire Brigade recently donated $2000 towards helping a local teenager with cerebral palsy fulfil a dream.

 7.14 AM 4 October, 2016

CFA Open Days in full swing

CFA Open Days are in full swing with hundreds of fire brigades opening their doors to their local community.

 12.12 PM 29 September, 2016

Tour de Timor teaches CFA member about heat stress

Taking care of adventurous bike riders in Timor-Leste has shed light on the effects of heat stress for a CFA volunteer. 

 1.47 PM 28 September, 2016

Wodonga West Brigade moves into new station

The rain cleared and the sun was shining when Wodonga West Fire Brigade moved its operations from its old station to a new station on Moorefield Park Drive in  Wodonga West on Saturday 10 September.

 11.45 AM 27 September, 2016