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Laurimar Primary School Safety Day

Doreen Fire Brigade members were invited to attend Laurimar Primary School's Safety Day on Thursday 26 October.

1.59 PM 26 October, 2017

Westernport Group prepares its fireground leaders

Over the weekend of 21 and 22 October, strike team leaders and sector commanders from Westernport Group met in Flinders to undertake skills maintenance and train on new field equipment the group has acquired over the past six to 12 months.

10.55 AM 26 October, 2017

Eliminating everyday sexism: a matter for everyone

In 2017, CFA joined the Male Champions of Change with Frances Diver as CFA Champion and ACO Inclusion and Fairness Steve Smith Implementation Leader. A report released yesterday by Male Champions of Change yesterday titled 'We Set the Tone: Eliminating Everyday Sexism', outlines what everyday sexism looks like, its impact on employees, career advancement and productivity, and actions that can be taken to address this harmful workplace dynamic.

11.57 AM 25 October, 2017

Strzelecki Group prepares for summer

The Strzelecki Group of fire brigades conducted its annual bushfire training exercise on Sunday 8 October in conditions that are already drying out in District 9.

11.06 AM 25 October, 2017

Campbells Creek life member and awards night

Campbells Creek Fire Brigade held an awards night on 6 October.

9.38 AM 25 October, 2017

CFA 2016-17 Annual Report

CFA's 2016-17 Annual Report was tabled in Parliament last Thursday and is on our website here: CFA Annual Report 2016-17 (PDF 8MB)

2.11 PM 24 October, 2017

Victorian Emergency Operations Handbook 2017

Over the past few years, Emergency Management Victoria (EMV) has produced the Victorian Bushfire Handbook (Edition 5).

4.37 PM 23 October, 2017

Experts gather on disaster reduction

Emergency management practitioners and researchers gathered in Sydney on 13 October for a public forum on reducing the impacts of disasters in Australia.

11.48 AM 23 October, 2017

Whittlesea Diamond Valley Group Strike Team Forum

On Sunday 22 October, strike team leaders, scribes and drivers from the Whittlesea Diamond Valley Group gathered together.

2.37 PM 22 October, 2017

Factory fire at Traralgon warehouse

Early this morning (20 October) CFA battled a large structure fire at second hand warehouse, Junk n Dishoarderly in Traralgon. Firefighters were called to the scene at McMahon Street at 5am.

11.41 AM 20 October, 2017
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