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House destroyed in Heyfield

CFA firefighters were called to an early morning house fire in Heyfield today, 13 April.

2.30 PM 13 April, 2017

Kids Day Out... come on down and say hello

Tomorrow, on Good Friday, CFA will be actively involved in the Kids’ Day Out festival at the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre.

12.49 PM 13 April, 2017

Mount Macedon – looking to the future

Nestled in the heart of the village, Mount Macedon fire station sits landlocked on a small parcel kindly donated over 50 years ago the generous neighbour.  

11.48 AM 13 April, 2017

Elphinstone CFA at the Police & Emergency Services

Recently, as part of the Police and Emergency Services games, Elphinstone Brigade Firefighter and Treasurer, Mark Ware, competed and was awarded a bronze medal in two Equestrian Events – one for dressage and one for combined training (includes dressage & show jumping in the same event) on his trusty steed, a 10yo thoroughbred gelding named Teddy.

11.45 AM 13 April, 2017

Natte Yallock’s community spirit

The Natte Yallock Recreation Reserve Committee of Management is an active and committed group. 

11.41 AM 13 April, 2017

D2 International Women's Day Lunch

District 02 played host to a lunch on Thursday March 9 as part of a belated celebration of International Women’s Day.

11.33 AM 13 April, 2017

Guildford brigade busy fundraising

Tankers cost a bit of money so Guildford Fire Brigade has been busy trying to generate some funds towards the process.  

11.26 AM 13 April, 2017

District 4 Specialist Response Unit

Over several fire seasons, District 4 in the Glenelg Shire has relied on sourcing equipment from other districts to extinguish local peat and non-structure fires, which required extensive hose lays, deployment of sprinkler systems and/or water injection into heavy burning fuels. 

9.33 AM 13 April, 2017

Volunteer taking leaps and bounds

Growing up with parents, Kathleen and Trevor Smullen, who operated the Clyde Fire Brigade base radio, Rachel Christie “got sucked into Juniors at 11”.

9.18 AM 13 April, 2017

Trentham acquires ultralight for Lyonville annex

Trentham Fire Brigade is now the very proud owner of an ultra-light appliance that will be housed at its Lyonville annex, thanks to a generous offer from Daylesford FB, one of the neighbouring brigades in Glenlyon Group.

3.28 PM 12 April, 2017
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