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News posts from Robert Bury

Yarrambat Primary School - Pre Plan Test

Pre Plans are an important Brigade responsibility often they are well written detailed information of what should happen if the situation arose.

11.51 AM 27 January, 2018

Doreen Town Hall fire

CFA firefighters saved the popular Jojays Cafe and adjoining office areas from a fire that started in the Community Hall section of the complex in Doreen last night (10 January 2018).

7.38 AM 11 January, 2018

It’s Christmas time at Doreen

Doreen Fire Brigade members and their families gathered together again to celebrate all that is good in CFA with an informal Sunday Christmas brunch.

6.54 AM 11 December, 2017

Doreen Fire Brigade awards night

On Saturday 28 October 2017 Doreen Fire Brigade held an awards night and also celebrated its 75th year in operation.

9.13 PM 29 October, 2017

Laurimar Primary School Safety Day

Doreen Fire Brigade members were invited to attend Laurimar Primary School's Safety Day on Thursday 26 October.

1.59 PM 26 October, 2017

Whittlesea Diamond Valley Group Strike Team Forum

On Sunday 22 October, strike team leaders, scribes and drivers from the Whittlesea Diamond Valley Group gathered together.

2.37 PM 22 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

Inter-agency training

At a recent training night, Doreen Fire Brigade members were privileged to have Paramedic Scott McLeod from Ambulance Victoria demonstrate the functions and features of a current model ambulance.

1.15 PM 24 May, 2017

Its not all about the doughnuts

A very big thank you to the management, staff and customers of Ferguson Plarre Bakehouse in Doreen for a donation of $688.90.

7.28 PM 8 March, 2017

Arthurs Creek Grass & Scrub Fire Make Tankers Ten

After a pleasant Christmas Day with family and friends the last thing on our minds was the pager springing to life at 3.42am Boxing Day morning.

8.35 AM 27 December, 2016

Doreen grassfire

As Sunday mornings go, it started out pretty well standard.

7.00 PM 18 December, 2016

It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas

Doreen Fire Brigade members and their families gathered for an informal Sunday Christmas brunch.  

6.12 PM 11 December, 2016

WDV Group exercise

The Whittlesea Diamond Valley Group conducting an exercise in and around Doreen on Sunday 27 November 2016.

4.05 PM 27 November, 2016

Doreen CFA members take the Oath

This Friday 25 November is White Ribbon Day.

7.26 PM 22 November, 2016

New members for Doreen

Three young men recently completed their CFA recruit training with Doreen Fire Brigade.

2.00 PM 20 November, 2016

Mernda house fire

On Sunday 13 November at 6.55am Mernda, South Morang and Doreen fire brigades responded to a single-storey house fire.

8.56 PM 13 November, 2016

Doreen House Fire

At 3am today (21 October) Doreen Fire Brigade was responded to a house fire in Doreen.

8.59 AM 21 October, 2016

It's all about the flow

It all began with a word from the captain: a number of us had been selected for a Pilot Advanced Pumps and Hydraulics course. 

7.37 PM 18 September, 2016

A New Beginning

As we move closer to what looks to be a busy Fire Season I find myself reflecting on what's been going on around CFA.

10.06 PM 31 October, 2015

Hail to the Chief

It is extremely sad to see the Chief Officer Euan Ferguson announce his intention to leave the CFA at this time.

10.43 PM 10 June, 2015
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