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Volunteer Leaders Forum 2017

CFA volunteers are encouraged to apply to attend the sixth Volunteer Leaders Forum on 29-30 April 2017.

3.11 PM 21 February, 2017

Bushfire prevention partnership still delivering

A proactive bushfire prevention partnership developed between CFA and Gippsland Community Correctional Services - Community Work Program continues to deliver results across the community.

12.13 PM 21 February, 2017

CFA helps farmers in need

CFA has delivered dozens of boxes of food to the Lions Club as part of their ‘Need for feed’ campaign to help struggling dairy farmers in Gippsland.

12.19 PM 20 February, 2017

Juniors to test skills at State Championships

CFA’s junior members have been training hard in preparation to showcase their skills at the Volunteer Fire Brigades Victoria Junior State Urban Fire Brigade Championships in Tatura on 25-26 February.

3.39 PM 17 February, 2017

CFA features in round one of grants

CFA operational equipment, community education, training and development and maintenance projects will be funded thanks to the first round of emergency volunteer grants announced this week.

1.50 PM 17 February, 2017

Maiden Gully’s Towards 2025 Project

In 2015, Maiden Gully Fire Brigade reviewed the infrastructure needed to adequately support its community into the future.

10.22 AM 17 February, 2017

From the CO – Mark Reid, retired Regional Director

It is with a heavy heart and a degree of shock that I inform you that Mark Reid, recently retired Gippsland Regional Director, has passed away.

9.44 AM 17 February, 2017

Statement on use of camera at fire station

We have today stood aside a senior member pending a full investigation into the unauthorised use of a security camera in one of our stations.

1.51 PM 16 February, 2017

Reflecting on Ash Wednesday

Today (16 February) marks the anniversary of the Ash Wednesday fires in 1983. 

12.08 PM 16 February, 2017

Remembering Ash Wednesday

Today marks the anniversary of the Ash Wednesday bushfires, on 16 February 1983. 

10.11 AM 16 February, 2017
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