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Healing a community through bushfire risk reduction

Wannon is a small town west of Hamilton in the state’s west. Its community had differing views about bushfire planning until a Community-Based Bushfire Management (CBBM) officer stepped in to he ...

11 Jul 2024

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Next generation light tanker

In a landmark development for firefighting technology, CFA has unveiled its latest truck: the prototype light tanker.

9 Jul 2024

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Keeping firefighters safe in real time

Firefighting comes with risk, including the risks of smoke and heat stress. It’s important that all members get home safely – and that’s where our skilled rehabilitation units can he ...

3 Jul 2024

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Gareth Lorigan donates to Emergency Services Blood Drive

A Diamond Creek Fire Brigade volunteer is getting behind this year’s Emergency Services Blood Drive because donating is a small act that can make a significant difference in someone’s life ...

3 Jul 2024

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Plan to put family fire safety first this winter

Victoria’s fire services are calling on households to put family safety first this winter by making sure their home fire escape plans are up to date.

1 Jul 2024

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Smythesdale welcome upgraded command vehicle

A new vehicle will light up the town of Smythesdale this week and further aid the tight-knit community, as the local brigade has welcomed an upgraded addition to their fleet.

1 Jul 2024

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