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Bright Fire Brigade celebrates 125 years

On Friday 19 May Bright Fire Brigade achieved the milestone of 125 years serving its community.

8.59 PM 20 May, 2017

Firefighting Expo in D22

This Sunday 21 May, District 22 is hosting an event that will allow members as well as the public to get up close and personal with a variety of different Fire Services vehicles.

8.50 PM 19 May, 2017

Volunteers celebrated at AFL Country Game

CFA volunteers were welcomed for the second year in a row to participate in the AFL Country Game by marching on the MCG in a parade of honour.

4.00 PM 16 May, 2017

Changes to R Drive access

CFA members are advised that the current R drive is being replaced by an online EM Drive as the infrastructure supporting the existing drive is reaching the end of its life.

12.10 PM 16 May, 2017

Mum's the word

In honour of all our fantastic CFA mums, we would like to share a story about mum and grandmother Robyn Morley through the eyes of her kids. 

10.48 AM 14 May, 2017

121 vols to celebrate at Werribee

In honour of National Volunteer Week we are taking a look at some of our outstanding members and brigades.

1.48 PM 11 May, 2017

Member login simplified

CFA is in the process of simplifying the member login process for our various online sites.

11.41 AM 10 May, 2017

Board communique

The CFA Board met on 19 April 2017 for a half-day meeting followed by a Strategic Planning session.

3.16 PM 2 May, 2017

Jono claims double medal glory

CFA’s Jono Gawthrop trumped the competition to win not one but two gold medals at the Police and Emergency Services Games.

9.39 AM 19 April, 2017

Michael beats the odds and claims gold

One of CFA’s hard working members has taken home gold in the 2017 Victorian Police and Emergency Services Games and it’s not his first time either.

1.26 PM 12 April, 2017

Donald to Charlton push

CFA brigades are the backbone of the Royal Children’s Hospital Good Friday Appeal, collecting more than $25 million for the lifesaving appeal since the late 1950s.

10.24 AM 11 April, 2017

Werribee volunteers are always on the job

Werribee CFA volunteers Emily Martignago and Lino Zulian were in the right place at the right time when a patron of the local RSL went into anaphylactic shock at a Lions Club event.

3.22 PM 10 April, 2017

Hotel destroyed in Sea Lake blaze

CFA firefighters were called to an early morning fire at the Sea Lake hotel today, 10 April.

2.37 PM 10 April, 2017

Bystander CPR saves life in Sunbury

Local school teacher Greg Purcell and CFA Senior Station Officer Tony Smith have received certificates of commendation from Ambulance Victoria for performing CPR on a man who had gone into cardiac arrest.

11.51 AM 10 April, 2017

Emma making big strides as Maldon junior

For Maldon Brigade junior member Emma Webb, being involved in CFA is a part of her family history.

4.25 PM 5 April, 2017

Tameeka leading the way for junior members

For nineteen-year-old Ararat Brigade member Tameeka Cann, being involved with CFA is a way to make a difference in the lives of others.

10.55 AM 4 April, 2017

Firefighters on the move

Today, 31 March, 51 career firefighters will take up new positions at 11 integrated fire stations, as part of the Growth Programs across CFA.

1.08 PM 31 March, 2017

Bold performance in the name of bushfire safety

As part of CFA’s 2016-17 Summer Fire Safety Initiative the children at Toora Primary School have slipped on their dancing shoes in the name of bushfire safety.

11.13 AM 30 March, 2017

CFA Board communique

The CFA Board led its regular monthly meeting on Wednesday, 22 March 2017.  

10.01 AM 27 March, 2017

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.

3.43 PM 23 March, 2017
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