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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

Omeo Fire Brigade: "be prepared this summer"

Being in a popular tourist destination and transit route, Omeo Fire Brigade faces the challenge of keeping fire safety at the forefront of tourists' and locals' minds during the high-risk fire period.

1.38 PM 5 April, 2017

Faces of CFA: Adam Wensley

What binds CFA members is the common goal to protect lives and property, but you’re a diverse bunch. Every member has a story and Faces of CFA introduces you to just some of those stories.

10.18 AM 5 April, 2017

Echuca unveils new station

Echuca Fire Station and Deakin Group Headquarters unveiled its brand new location with a grand opening ceremony held on Saturday, 25 March 2017.

9.59 AM 5 April, 2017

Brigades that train together...

On Sunday 2 April, volunteers from Clunes Fire Brigade, Creswick Fire Brigade and Talbot Fire Brigade got together at Clunes Fire Station for a joint training exercise.

4.22 PM 4 April, 2017

Fire restrictions finishing

The Fire Danger Period will finish for the following municipalities from 1am on Monday, 10 April 2017:

3.33 PM 4 April, 2017

Female fireys bring home gold

Two CFA fireys from Bendigo wiped out the competition and won gold at the 2017 Police and Emergency Services Games in Melbourne last week.

3.08 PM 4 April, 2017

Allan’s ride spreads awareness and hope

An exhausted, inspired and very humbled Allan Rankin has recently returned from a 9 day bike ride, all the in the name of cancer research. (See previous story here)

11.40 AM 4 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

Clonbinane brigade celebrates station opening

On Sunday 2 April, Clonbinane Fire Brigade's new fire station was officially opened by CFA Board Member Lynda Hamilton with a ribbon cutting.

8.46 AM 4 April, 2017

New Juniors at Wandong show off their skills

After a long absence Wandong fire brigade has reintroduced a Junior fire brigade.

8.17 AM 4 April, 2017

Early morning hotel fire in Thorpdale

Early this morning (4 April) CFA firefighters were called to the scene of a fatal hotel fire in Thorpdale. 

8.02 AM 4 April, 2017

Women gain insight into firefighting career

The career firefighting session for women at Bangholme Training Ground yesterday (Sunday) gave more than 60 women valuable insight into this varied role.

4.32 PM 3 April, 2017

Juniors breathing new life into our brigades

In honour of youth week CFA is looking at some of our stellar junior programs that provide skills to the local community’s youth.

2.38 PM 3 April, 2017

Faces of CFA: Michael Henningsen

Michael Henningsen, Caroline Springs Fire Brigade, District 14

1.32 PM 3 April, 2017

Planned burning off to a flying start

CFA brigades from across Alexandra Group in District 12 North East Region joined crews from Forest Fire Management (FFMVic) to conduct the first FFMVic Murrindindi district planned burn of the season on Sunday 2 April.

11.16 AM 3 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

From NSW to Vic, volunteering is in Tam’s blood

Tam Adams is a highly valued CFA volunteer with Benambra Brigade. She joined the brigade in 2013 and shortly nominated to become Secretary.

10.19 AM 31 March, 2017

Is your smoke alarm ready for retirement?

If your smoke alarm is more than a decade old, it may belong in a museum, not on your ceiling.

9.13 AM 31 March, 2017

Early morning fire at Hastings

CFA firefighters attended a fire at the back of a Hastings church just after 4am on Friday, 31 March.

8.07 AM 31 March, 2017
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