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News posts from Trevor Kinsey

Mernda rehab vehicle handover

On Sunday November 19 State Member for Yan Yean, Danielle Green, presented the keys of a new type of CFA vehicle to David Weedon, Captain of Mernda Fire Brigade.

1.40 PM 28 November, 2017

Whittlesea Show 2017 4–5 November

CFA Voted 'Best Community Group Site' at 2018 Whittlesea Show

10.04 AM 14 November, 2017

Thanks from Whittlesea/Diamond Valley Group

Last night was the last Whittlesea Diamond Valley Group meeting for outgoing Group Officer Urs Biedermann, 1st DGO Ken Williamson and 2nd DGO Warren Emery. The three officers have provided many years of service to CFA and to the Group in particular.

2.54 PM 22 June, 2017

Volunteers getting the message out

Finding new ways of getting the fire safety message out to the community is a constant challenge for CFA. 

10.13 AM 11 May, 2017

FIRRE shortlisted for Fire Awareness Award

Diamond Creek Fire Brigade’s Fire Insight and Risk Recognition Event (FIRRE) has been shortlisted in this year’s Fire Awareness Awards.

1.41 PM 31 October, 2016

District 14 significant incidents

District 14 brigades were called to a number of significant incidents over the past few months. Here are just a few of them.

4.25 PM 30 March, 2016

FIRRE in Diamond Creek

Fire Insight and Risk Recognition Event Like many Brigades around the State, Diamond Creek has had consistently poor attendance at Fire Ready Victoria meetings, despite being a relatively high bushfire risk area which came close to being impacted by the February 2009 bushfires. 

11.45 AM 21 March, 2016