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District 11 contributes to blood challenge

CFA Staff from D11 booked a bed in the Red Cross Blood Service Mobile unit and contributed to the Challenge Tally! 

 11.22 AM 10 June, 2016

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 2.37 PM 8 June, 2016

The new Strathloddon Group is born

Twelve months ago Maldon and Newstead Groups came together with the idea of dissolving their current groups and creating a new group. Newstead Group currently has four brigades and Maldon Group has three brigades.   

 11.53 AM 3 June, 2016

Longwarry and District brigade market boosts funds

What began 20 years ago as a Longwarry and District Fire Brigade car boot sale that raised $350, has expanded to a monthly market that has enabled the brigade to buy catering trailers and support vehicles and fund half their satellite station in Labertouche.

 11.12 AM 31 May, 2016

Tell us what you think

If you haven’t already completed the Member Communications Survey, we encourage you to take a few minutes to tell us what you think.

 9.46 AM 30 May, 2016

Fiskville Inquiry report released

Today the final report from the Victorian Parliament’s Inquiry into Fiskville Training College was released.

 2.58 PM 24 May, 2016

Devon North’s tough Black Saturday recovery

While Devon North brigade and CFA life member Peter Nye says that bad weather generally moves into the area from the north west temperate rainforest of the Tarra Bulga National Park and through pine plantations, on Black Saturday fire brands rained down all around as the Delburn Complex came to town.

 11.55 AM 23 May, 2016

CFA's second Fiskville submission

CFA’s second submission to the Victorian Parliament’s Environment, Natural Resources and Regional Development Committee Inquiry into Fiskville Training College is now publically available. Click here to view.

 10.42 AM 18 May, 2016

CFA raises alarm on dodgy smoke detector deals

CFA has called on residents to keep an eye out for rogue operators who are preying on the elderly, by talking them into exorbitant contracts for smoke alarms and carbon monoxide detectors.

 2.05 PM 12 May, 2016

CEO Update: State Government Budget

Today’s State Government Budget has set aside some significant allocations for CFA that will continue to fund some of our key projects over the next four years.

 5.53 PM 27 April, 2016

$228 million for Victoria’s emergency services

Emergency services workers will receive the new facilities, resources and skills they need to protect lives and property as part of a $228 million boost in the Victorian Budget 2016-17. **Victorian Government Media Release**

 2.52 PM 27 April, 2016

From the CEO – status of Fair Work submission

We want to diversify our workplace and make sure CFA is reflective of our community, and today we have taken a further step towards achieving this. 

 5.45 PM 19 April, 2016

Women in District 17 Training Day

On Sunday 10 April 2016, 29 women from District 17 attended the Women in District 17 Training Day at the Victorian Emergency Management Training Centre (VEMTC) – Longerenong campus. The purpose of the day was to build confidence and encourage women to be more actively involved in their brigades. 

 11.17 AM 19 April, 2016