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CFA Open Days ready to roll

Hundreds of CFA fire brigades will open their doors to the public over the next three months, giving the community a chance to get to know their local brigade. 

9.12 AM 1 September, 2017

Euroa celebrates 125 years of service

There were three days of celebrations in June to commemorate 125 years by one of the region’s strongest and most highly-respected fire brigades.

8.15 AM 1 September, 2017

Bairnsdale brigade excels in community engagement

As well as dedicating their time to fighting fires, the Bairnsdale Fire Brigade has a long proud history of community engagement, dating back to its origins 138 years ago. 

11.21 AM 31 August, 2017

New Hazardous Tree Awareness information package

The release of the new Hazardous Tree Awareness information package ensures brigade awareness and understanding of the joint standard operating procedure (JSOP) J8.03 Tree Hazard – Bushfire Response.

10.07 AM 31 August, 2017

Dryer sparks reminder on working smoke alarms

On Saturday 19 August, 16 CFA firefighters worked tirelessly to contain a house fire that tore through a property in Mount Eliza.

9.51 AM 31 August, 2017

Triple response from Wyatt

For Port Albert Second Lieutenant and Junior Leader Wyatt Kilgower, the love of volunteering has generated yet more volunteering. 

9.30 AM 31 August, 2017

Narre Warren house fire

Firefighters were called to a house fire that broke out in Cottonwood Court, Narre Warren last night.

9.30 AM 31 August, 2017

Traditional Burning Learning in Gobur and Merrijig

Amid rain, hail and sleet, a dedicated and passionate collection of community members, CFA members and Aboriginal Taungurung Traditional Owners gathered in Gobur, near Yea and in Merrijig, near Mansfield on August 18 and 21, to learn more about traditional Aboriginal burning practice and techniques. 

3.33 PM 30 August, 2017

Red Cliffs' Presentation Lunch

On Sunday 27 August, Red Cliffs held their annual presentation family luncheon.

3.23 PM 30 August, 2017

Preserving fire services history

Members of CFA and the broader community interested in restoring old firefighting equipment and trucks are welcome to join the Central Victorian Fire Services Preservation Society (CVFSPS).

10.04 AM 30 August, 2017
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