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Putting a face to PTSD

Hamilton Fire Brigade volunteer Peter Green has a good idea of what the face of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) looks like. 

8.20 AM 12 December, 2017

Lara looks to the future

Lara Fire Station enjoyed a day of food, fun and family entertainment on Sunday 10 December to welcome career firefighters to the community.

12.53 PM 11 December, 2017

Saving the spiny rice-flower

You would think protecting lives and property would be enough on the plate of our members, but brigades in western and central Victoria are also turning their hand at saving critically endangered plant species.

8.28 AM 11 December, 2017

It’s Christmas time at Doreen

Doreen Fire Brigade members and their families gathered together again to celebrate all that is good in CFA with an informal Sunday Christmas brunch.

6.54 AM 11 December, 2017

Portland attends LGBTI Equality Regional Roadshow

On the eve of Marriage Amendment (Definition and Religious Freedoms) Bill 2017, members fom Portland Fire Brigade attened the LGBTI Equality Regional Roadshow held at the Glenelg Shire offices.

7.20 PM 10 December, 2017

New tools for Maiden Gully brigade

Cam is the Manager of Total Tools Bendigo and lives in Maiden Gully. 

5.13 PM 10 December, 2017

Bushfire investigation course delivered in Tasmania

During October 2017, District 2 Bushfire Instructor Brett Wagstaff and Les Vearing (DELWP State Fire Investigation and Training Coordinator) travelled to Hobart to conduct a bushfire investigation course on behalf of the Tasmanian Fire Service.

7.40 PM 8 December, 2017

Fire Awareness Awards 2017

On Monday 4 December a number of diverse projects were recognised at the 2017 Fire Awareness Awards.

1.25 PM 8 December, 2017

Predicting fire behaviour

As a fire develops, CFA aims to provide the best possible information to communities about the potential impact it may have on them. To achieve this, we need to predict what a fire might do.

10.49 AM 8 December, 2017

Career firefighters start shifts at Lara

Twenty-five career firefighters joined volunteers at Lara Fire Station from today (8 December) to increase capacity to protect life and property in this growing community. 

9.59 AM 8 December, 2017
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