News & Media

News posts from CFA News

CFA members rescue puppy from house fire

Quick thinking CFA members have come to the rescue of a puppy while attending a house fire in Leongatha on Saturday, March 18.

4.43 PM 23 March, 2017

Mansfield Group opens its doors to the community

CFA District 23 Mansfield Group is opening its doors and inviting the community to join group memberrs for an information evening which includes a presentation from some successful CFA women.

3.23 PM 22 March, 2017

CFA members help save life of Shepparton man

CFA members helped save the life of a Shepparton man following a serious assault outside his home on Thursday, 18 June 2015. 

4.29 PM 21 March, 2017

Mt Eliza volunteers brave the shave

Mount Eliza Fire Brigade volunteers have braved the shave to help raise money for the Leukaemia Foundation.

1.12 PM 20 March, 2017

CFA brigades thank local sporting club

For many years the Tooradin & District Sports Club have supported local CFA brigades including Tooradin, Warneet-Blind Bight, Devon Meadows and Clyde just to name a few.

1.02 PM 16 March, 2017

Ten brigades tackle shed fire in Kangaroo Ground

It was 3.36am on Monday 6 March when the page was received for a shed fire in Kangaroo Ground. 

12.13 PM 9 March, 2017

Heywood Wood, Wine & Roses Festival

“Safer Together” was definitely the theme at this year’s Heywood Wood Wine & Roses Festival.

12.28 PM 1 March, 2017

Board communique

The CFA Board held its regular monthly meeting on Monday 20 February 2017.  

10.05 AM 24 February, 2017

The original firebomber

Victorian pilot Keith Davidson’s life in the air and on the air base is pioneering stuff.

4.31 PM 15 February, 2017

Tennis, treats and a big thank you

Delicious nibbles, drinks and a bird’s eye view of Venus Williams and Andy Murray were just a few of the perks that ten CFA members and their partners were treated to at this year’s Australian Open.  

2.07 PM 10 February, 2017

Balance in life always adds up

Picture this: at school, your favourite classes are science and maths. You relish the opportunity to solve complex chemical equations and show your intellectual prowess in calculus and statistical analysis. 

9.47 AM 10 February, 2017

Pump up the volume

District 14’s Research and Eltham brigades have an evolving risk on their back doors.

10.23 PM 9 February, 2017

Good will on the road to recovery

While attending a buck’s party in Melbourne on Saturday 7 February 2009, Chum Creek resident David Laity received the phone call he’d been dreading. 

9.48 AM 7 February, 2017

See it first on CFA Members

Ever find yourself wondering what the other brigades are up to?

10.42 AM 1 February, 2017

Talking and walking ‘safety first’

CFA has turned up the ante on safety with a tool called ‘Safety Share.’

1.16 PM 30 January, 2017

Consultative Committee holds second meeting

The CFA Performance and Policy Consultative Committee held its second meeting on Monday 16 January at CFA headquarters.

10.08 AM 25 January, 2017

Board Update: January 2017

The CFA Board held its monthly meeting on Monday 23 January.

2.06 PM 23 January, 2017

Taking it to the streets – LMS launching in March

Last month we ran the first Taking it to the streets video, which provided an overview of how our training programs will be planned and delivered in the future. 

12.18 PM 18 January, 2017

Macedon goes automatic

Shortly after Ash Wednesday, the Macedon community rallied to raise funds for the town’s first brigade-owned vehicle. Not only was it brigade owned. It was brigade built.

5.00 PM 17 January, 2017

How do you like your eggs?

Residents along the Mornington Peninsula have been reminded of the danger of leaving their kids, pets and even eggs (!) in their cars on hot days.  

9.52 AM 16 January, 2017
Page 1 of 31