Some of CFA’s most experienced and distinguished CFA members have been awarded the Australian Fire Service Medal (AFSM) in recognition of their outstanding service to the community when the 2021 Queen’s Birthday Honours List was announced today.
The dedication of Stephen Walls to the Country Fire Authority (CFA) has been recognised, with the long-serving member announced as a recipient of the Australian Fire Services Medal (AFSM).
With 50 years of dedicated service to CFA as a volunteer and senior staff member, Peter Baker has helped change the way we operate in multi-agency and large-scale emergencies – a legacy to be forever proud of.
Peter Solly ASM has given more than half a century of his life to the Country Fire Authority (CFA) and today, his dedication will be rewarded as he receives the prestigious Australian Fire Service medial (AFSM).
With many Victorians working from home and spending more time inside as temperatures drop, Victorian fire services are calling on people to make sure their electrical appliances are safe.
CFA’s Werribee Fire Brigade racked up the accolades last month, travelling interstate and taking out the top spot in the 2021 NSW State Road Crash Rescue Challenge.
Today marks Thank A First Responder Day, and CFA is taking the opportunity to not only thank our members, but also those emergency service responders who work alongside us.
Kyabram Fire Brigade Captain Mick Crompton has urged residents to clean their chimneys and check other heating appliances following a damaging chimney fire in Kyvalley on 4 June.
CFA volunteer firefighter Bob Goninon has donated close to the equivalent of a 600-litre Ultra Light Tanker with blood and plasma via the Australian Red Cross Lifeblood over 50-odd years.
On the first day of winter, Victorian firefighters are urging residents to keep themselves safe by checking and maintaining their fireplaces, chimneys, fireboxes and flues.