For the Hardacres, giving back to their community is second nature, so when called upon to aid in the East Gippsland firefight - Darren and his two sons Nathan and Tim answered the call.
Cudgewa Fire Brigade volunteer Barry Byatt was with his fellow volunteers ready to defend his community from the coming fire front when it became clear his property in Colac Colac was under threat.
If you work in high-risk bushfire area, it’s well worth your time to look at CFA’s Bushfire Safety for Workers online training module.
On Wednesday I joined Corryong brigade and members of Corryong Group at the station. It was time for these members to come together, take a breath, and share stories; which was applauded by peer support.
A Total Fire Ban (TFB) has been declared for Friday 10th January 2020 for the Mallee, Northern Country, North Central. North East, East Gippsland, West and South Gippsland.
Coldstream Fire Brigade recently pushed a donation drive throughout the community and its response was overwhelming.
A Total Fire Ban (TFB) has been declared for tomorrow, Saturday 4th January 2020 for the Mallee, Northern Country, North Central. North East, East Gippsland, West and South Gippsland.
Premier Daniel Andrews has declared a State of Disaster for six Local Government Areas and the Alpine Resorts, after considering advice from the Minister for Police and Emergency Services and the Emergency Management Commissioner.
A Total Fire Ban (TFB) has been declared for tomorrow, 3 January 2020 for the Wimmera, South West, North East and East Gippsland.
Total Fire Bans have been declared for the Mallee fire district on Sunday December 29 and for the whole state on Monday December 30.