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Female fireys bring home gold

Two CFA fireys from Bendigo wiped out the competition and won gold at the 2017 Police and Emergency Services Games in Melbourne last week.

3.08 PM 4 April, 2017

Allan’s ride spreads awareness and hope

An exhausted, inspired and very humbled Allan Rankin has recently returned from a 9 day bike ride, all the in the name of cancer research. (See previous story here)

11.40 AM 4 April, 2017

Tameeka leading the way for junior members

For nineteen-year-old Ararat Brigade member Tameeka Cann, being involved with CFA is a way to make a difference in the lives of others.

10.55 AM 4 April, 2017

Clonbinane brigade celebrates station opening

On Sunday 2 April, Clonbinane Fire Brigade's new fire station was officially opened by CFA Board Member Lynda Hamilton with a ribbon cutting.

8.46 AM 4 April, 2017

New Juniors at Wandong show off their skills

After a long absence Wandong fire brigade has reintroduced a Junior fire brigade.

8.17 AM 4 April, 2017

Early morning hotel fire in Thorpdale

Early this morning (4 April) CFA firefighters were called to the scene of a fatal hotel fire in Thorpdale. 

8.02 AM 4 April, 2017

Women gain insight into firefighting career

The career firefighting session for women at Bangholme Training Ground yesterday (Sunday) gave more than 60 women valuable insight into this varied role.

4.32 PM 3 April, 2017

Juniors breathing new life into our brigades

In honour of youth week CFA is looking at some of our stellar junior programs that provide skills to the local community’s youth.

2.38 PM 3 April, 2017

Faces of CFA: Michael Henningsen

Michael Henningsen, Caroline Springs Fire Brigade, District 14

1.32 PM 3 April, 2017

Planned burning off to a flying start

CFA brigades from across Alexandra Group in District 12 North East Region joined crews from Forest Fire Management (FFMVic) to conduct the first FFMVic Murrindindi district planned burn of the season on Sunday 2 April.

11.16 AM 3 April, 2017
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