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Transcript 3AW interview Wednesday, 4 October

Transcript of CFA Acting Chief Officer Garry Cook interview with 3AW’s Neil Mitchell on Wednesday, 4 October. 

2.36 PM 4 October, 2017

Message from Acting Chief Officer Garry Cook

You may have seen media reports today about changes to how CFA is handling the installation of smoke alarms in the community.

1.14 PM 4 October, 2017

BackFit Plus and DeskFit Plus

BackFit Plus and DeskFit Plus sessions are currently being delivered around the state by the Healthy For Life Program.

2.06 PM 3 October, 2017

CFA Dundas Group recognises outstanding service

The Dundas Group conducted its biennial dinner Monday, 25 September to thank outgoing Captains and Deputy Group Officers and to present National Medals and Group Life Memberships to members.

12.08 PM 3 October, 2017

Firing Up Women Small Grants Program

Assistant Chief Officer Gavin Thompson announced today (Monday 2 October) the Firing Up Women Small Grants Program in the North West Region. 

5.02 PM 2 October, 2017

District 14 brigades commence EMR

In a boost to the communities they protect, all integrated fire stations in District 14 now have emergency medical response (EMR) capability.

5.00 PM 2 October, 2017

Large shed fire at Doreen

Doreen Fire Brigade was responded to a large shed fire containing cars and farm machinery on Friday 29 September 2017 at around 1.30pm.

8.59 PM 29 September, 2017

Gender and disaster research project

What contributes to long-term disaster resilience? Have you experienced a flood or bushfire disaster?  

5.15 PM 28 September, 2017

Campfire warning for the long weekend

As families prepare to pack their cars and head for the camping grounds this long weekend CFA is urging people to not be complacent when lighting fires.

3.06 PM 28 September, 2017

CFA scholarship recipients acknowledged

On 14 September 2017, three CFA members were acknowledged for receiving their 2016 Emergency Services Foundation (ESF) Scholarships. 

11.15 AM 28 September, 2017
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