News & Media

Incidents - Structure

House fire amid hail storms

CFA crews battled hail storms before reaching a house fire on Couchs Rd, Nullawarre North, which was fully alight when they arrived just after midnight this morning (13 July). 

 11.10 AM 13 July, 2016

Dryer likely cause of fire

CFA crews responded to a fire in a garage in the early this morning (13 July) in Grovedale. 

 9.30 AM 13 July, 2016

Family escapes Taylors Hill fire

A family of five evacuated safely from their Taylors Hill home, which was engulfed in fire early this morning (12 July) - thanks to a working smoke alarm and a solid fire escape plan.

 3.21 PM 12 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. 

 10.44 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).  

 12.12 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.

 10.06 AM 28 June, 2016

Nyah Nyah West asks residents to adopt a hydrant

Nyah Nyah West Fire Brigade will soon be circulating an “Adopt a Hydrant” flyer to residents in the Nyah area who live near a fire hydrant.

 2.05 PM 27 June, 2016

Resident escapes Frankston Sth unit fire

The quick actions of a firefighter has helped an elderly resident to escape to safety, after a fire – thought to be caused by a faulty electric blanket – started in the bedroom of her retirement village unit in Frankston South at around 5.30am on Sunday 26 June.

 10.00 AM 26 June, 2016

Unattended cooking causes fire

CFA is warning residents to keep an eye on their cooking, after a barbecue caused serious damage to a home in Killawarra last month.

 10.14 AM 17 June, 2016

Katandra West house fire

On 1 June, just before 3am, crews were called to a fully-involved house fire.

 9.18 AM 10 June, 2016

Small mistakes cause house fires

CFA is urging residents to heed fire safety messages and pay attention to the small mistakes that can cause serious fires at home.

 4.34 PM 2 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.

 10.28 AM 30 May, 2016

Suspicious factory fire

CFA fire investigators and police will look into the cause of a fire at a Lilydale factory early this morning (27 May).

 8.23 AM 27 May, 2016

Fire at Traralgon doctors' consulting suites

Update 7.10PM Examination of the scene has determined the fire occurred in a building housing specialist doctors suites, not a pathology practice as originally reported.

 3.39 PM 26 May, 2016

Small fire in Hazelwood coal bunker

Update 6:30pm: Firefighters have brought the coal bunker fire under control.

 6.34 PM 23 May, 2016

House destroyed by fire

CFA crews are responding to a house fire on Swansea Road, Mount Evelyn.

 9.29 AM 20 May, 2016

Mosque fire in Geelong treated as suspicious

Update 8.32am: Victoria Police is investigating a suspicious fire that destroyed a mosque in Geelong overnight

 4.00 AM 18 May, 2016

Smoke alarm alerts man to fire

A smoke alarm has alerted a man to a fire in his lounge room early this morning (16 May).

 9.09 AM 16 May, 2016

Tecoma massage business damaged by fire

Firefighters have been praised for stopping the spread of a shop fire at Tecoma, around lunchtime Friday, 13 May.

 1.11 PM 13 May, 2016