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2016 Fire Awareness Award winners

A diverse range of projects were recognised for excellence at 2016 annual Fire Awareness Awards last Thursday evening (1 December).

3.10 PM 5 December, 2016

CFA says thank you on International Volunteer Day

Today (5 December) is International Volunteer Day, a day where we join the global community in recognising and thanking our hard working volunteers.

1.42 PM 5 December, 2016

Australia Day Parade 2017

CFA have once again been invited to participate in the Australia Day Parade being held in Melbourne on Thursday 26 January 2017 and we are looking for involvement in this parade from our members.

12.57 PM 5 December, 2016

500 years of service at Marong

On Saturday 26 November 2016, Marong Fire Brigade (District 2) celebrated a huge milestone. The Brigade was recognised for over 500 years of combined service to CFA with various awards being presented to members.

11.46 AM 5 December, 2016

First-hand fire experience leads to new career

Losing a home in the Kinglake fires in 2009 and seeing her dad dedicate his life to volunteering inspired Vanessa Williams to become one of CFA’s newest career firefighters.

11.31 AM 5 December, 2016

Let's Talk about youth suicide

Sam Fitzgibbon was a member of Ellerslie Fire Brigade alongside his dad Michael. At 21 years of age, Sam was a farmer with a firm handshake and a smile who always had time for a chat. He had a loving family and a network of friends and was a proud and perfectionist young man.

10.06 AM 5 December, 2016

Are you prepared for fire?

Early decision-making is the focus of the Summer Fire Campaign for 2016-17, which launched today (Sunday 4 December) at Mount Derrimut Nature Conservation Reserve in Deer Park. 

9.42 AM 4 December, 2016

Factory fire in Dandenong South

CFA crews have responded to an incident on Princes Highway in Dandenong South today (Saturday 3 December).

9.35 PM 3 December, 2016

Total Fire Ban declared for the Mallee

A Total Fire Ban (TFB) has been declared for the Mallee tomorrow (Sunday 4 December). 

4.52 PM 3 December, 2016

LGBTI people's experiences of disaster

Are you interested in participating in research on LGBTI people's experiences of disaster & emergency management in Victoria?

1.59 PM 2 December, 2016
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