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District 9 News

Stratford Kinder: Home Fire Safe

On Friday 26 July, the Stratford Fire Brigade visited the Stratford Kinder to teach the kids about home fire safety.

 9.59 AM 29 July, 2013

Cat saves Moe South family

A Moe South couple have their cat to thank for saving their lives after it alerted them to a fire in their house overnight (15 July).

 1.20 PM 15 July, 2013

D9 learns about ladder platform

Narracan Group held a District 9 exercise at the Gippsland TAFE Yallourn Campus in Newborough on Sunday 23 June.

 9.39 PM 28 June, 2013

Foster helps elderly

Foster Fire brigade recently installed FREE smoke alarm batteries.

 11.04 AM 26 June, 2013

Heartfelt thanks to Loch Rescue

Just after midnight on a stormy night in December last year, a utility crossed the road near the junction of the South Gippsland and Bass Highways and hit a west-bound van head on.

 3.40 PM 24 June, 2013

W.G. Group Structural Exercise

Sunday 26th May saw ten brigades take part in a structural based training exercise with five different check points.

 9.51 AM 16 June, 2013

Boy suffers burns in house fire

A 4 year old boy has been taken to hospital suffering burns after a house fire at Inverloch this afternoon (Tuesday, 11 June).

 8.39 PM 11 June, 2013

Drouin West honours Higgs family

Sunday 5 May 2013 saw the Higgs family honoured in front of around 80 guests with the naming of the brigade's meeting and training room. 

 2.21 PM 18 May, 2013

CFA family in every sense

To celebrate National Volunteer Week (13-19 May), CFA is saying “thanks a million” to its volunteers, families and employers for everything they do. This week we will feature a series of profile stories to highlight the great work and diversity of our volunteer members.

 2.50 PM 16 May, 2013

GippsAero supports volunteers

To celebrate National Volunteer Week (13-19 May), CFA is saying “thanks a million” to its volunteers, families and employers for everything they do. This week we will feature a series of profile stories to highlight the great work and diversity of our volunteer members.

 8.17 AM 14 May, 2013

Drouin FB Medal Presentation

Eight members of Drouin brigade received National Medals at a presentation dinner on Saturday 4 May. 

 5.17 PM 9 May, 2013

Fire experts come to you

Jeeralang Junction, Moe South and Crossover residents can receive expert fire safety advice without stepping past their front gate, courtesy of a CFA service designed to provide tailored advice on-site.

 10.22 AM 6 May, 2013

Moe motorists mayhem

At 6:57pm on Monday 8 April 2013, Moe and Newborough brigades responded to a reported MVA on the Princes Freeway Moe.

 4.48 PM 9 April, 2013

Darnum grass & scrub fire

Just before 11:00am on Sunday morning (24th March) Trafalgar & Yarragon brigades were responded to investigate a burnoff on Little Moe River Road Darnum.

 4.47 PM 24 March, 2013

Cattle truck roll over & rescue

On Tuesday 19 March Loch rescue supported by the Kongwak Brigade responded to a cattle truck rollover with the driver trapped.

 7.52 AM 21 March, 2013

8 Brave Captains

On Friday 15 March, Stratford Fire Station played host to a fundraiser for Shave for a Cure.

 2.34 PM 18 March, 2013

Moe Schools Superstar

On Saturday the 16th of March 2013, Moe Schools Superstar Family Fun Day was held again for the second year since it was started in 2012 by the Moe Traders Association, this year the event was moved to the new location of Moe Racing Club.

 10.16 AM 17 March, 2013

Traralgon West specialists

Story supplied by Raelene Billingsley, 1st Lt, Traralgon West fire brigade recalls the efforts of the brigade to support the airbase in Traralgon.

 8.25 PM 15 March, 2013

Off like Flynn

A small grassfire creates smoke hazard for trains and cars

 8.04 PM 15 March, 2013

Loch Brigade attends 'high rise'

On Friday 1 March at 0829 the Loch Brigade received a fire call for a factory fire, McDonalds Track, Nyora.

 9.17 AM 2 March, 2013