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Incidents - Structure

Fire destroys home in Wallan

In the early hours of this morning (30 January) CFA crews were called to a house fire on Botanical Avenue in Wallan.

 2.46 PM 30 January, 2017

Campbellfield factory destroyed

CFA crews assisted MFB with a fire that destroyed a chemical factory in Campbellfield on Camp Rd overnight.

 9.57 AM 24 January, 2017

Massive warehouse fire - 17 Jan 2007

Today (Tuesday 17 January 2017) is the 10th anniversary of a massive warehouse fire at DTM Logistics in Quantum Close, Dandenong South.

 2.44 PM 17 January, 2017

Evaporative coolers cause house fires

CFA has warned residents to check evaporative coolers, after crews attended four house fires caused by these systems over the weekend (7-8 January).

 10.23 AM 12 January, 2017

Smoke alarm saves Churchill family

Late last week (9 December) a working smoke alarm alerted a family of five in Churchill to a house fire in the early hours of the morning.

 9.56 AM 14 December, 2016

Mernda house fire

On Sunday 13 November at 6.55am Mernda, South Morang and Doreen fire brigades responded to a single-storey house fire.

 8.56 PM 13 November, 2016

CFA attends shed fire in Cobram

Just after 6am this morning (27 October) CFA crews were called to a shed fire at a caravan repairs store in Cobram.

 10.34 AM 27 October, 2016

Pakenham factory fire

Earlier this week (10 October) CFA attended a factory fire in Pakenham.

 11.19 AM 12 October, 2016

ACO assists in house fire

CFA Assistant Chief Officer South East Region Trevor Owen is not one to shy away from the line of duty, jumping in to help out with a house fire in his region yesterday (21 September) afternoon. 

 3.10 PM 22 September, 2016

Sunbury home gutted by fire

Fire destroyed a garage and large section of a home in Sunbury on Protea Ct this afternoon (16 September), while one male was initially unaccounted for.

 5.44 PM 16 September, 2016

Fire at panel beater

CFA crews responded to a fire at a panel beating business in Ferntree Gully this morning (15 September).

 4.42 PM 15 September, 2016

Fire destroys Dandenong business

A unit housing a business on Close Avenue in Dandenong was destroyed by fire around 5am this morning (8 Sept). 

 10.28 AM 8 September, 2016

Grain shed fire in North Geelong

CFA firefighters continue to remove 500 tonnes of grain from an industrial shed near Corio Wharf, North Geelong today, after the substance started smoldering last night.

 12.18 PM 30 August, 2016

Life saved in Noble Park

CFA firefighters saved the life of a woman last Wednesday night in what Incident Controller Josh Redfern (Dandenong Fire Brigade) described as a “tough rescue”. 

 11.33 AM 23 August, 2016

Moe business goes up in flames

A mechanic business on Narracan Drive in Moe was destroyed by fire overnight (26 July), despite CFA crews fighting the blaze for more than two hours.

 12.45 PM 26 July, 2016

Sad end to intense house fire

Man burned and beloved pet dies in house fire in Inverloch on Monday 12 July 2016.    

 2.03 PM 14 July, 2016

Mildura hotel fire destroys kitchen

A hotel kitchen on Eighth St, Mildura was destroyed yesterday, but CFA crews managed to evacuate occupants safely and contain the blaze. 

 11.44 AM 8 July, 2016

Air-conditioning unit falls in supermarket

Firefighters worked with a range of businesses and tradespeople to ensure no one was hurt when an air-conditioning unit fell through a supermarket ceiling on Sunday night (26 June).  

 1.12 PM 1 July, 2016

Open fireplace causes major damage

A burning log rolling out of an open fireplace has caused serious damage to a home in Trafalgar yesterday afternoon (June 27) at midday on Old Sale Road.

 11.06 AM 28 June, 2016

Quick response to Seymour East school fire

It was a case of right place, right time for CFA brigades and personnel yesterday (29 May) when a fire broke out at the site of the former Seymour East Primary School.

 11.28 AM 30 May, 2016