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District 27 News

Bravery under fire: Private William Barling

Fascinated by the bravery shown every day, the extreme and difficult conditions faced by our soldiers, and the scale of the effort required, Churchill Captain Steven Barling relates what he knows of his grandfather’s experiences during the First World War.

 3.40 PM 15 April, 2015

New CFA district goes live

CFA’s first new district since 1962 became operationally active today (Wednesday 1 April), with Bill Johnstone taking on the District 27 Operations Manager role in an official capacity.      

 1.47 PM 1 April, 2015

$5.5 million fire safety boost for Latrobe Valley

**State Government media release** The Andrews Labor Government has invested $5.5 million to create a new CFA fire district in Morwell, boosting firefighting capacity and making the Latrobe Valley safer.

 1.44 PM 1 April, 2015

District 27 goes live

CFA’s first new district since 1962 became operationally active today (Wednesday April 1), with Bill Johnstone taking on the District 27 Operations Manager role in an official capacity.      

 1.31 PM 1 April, 2015