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CFA’s John Gilbert receives AFAC honour

John Gilbert, Program Manager – Research and Evaluation at CFA, has been awarded the Laurie Lavelle Award at the 2021 AFAC Conference.

8 Oct 2021

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CFA launches Spirit of CFA Awards

Members of the public are being called on to step forward and nominate CFA members and/or brigades for the 2022 Spirit of CFA Awards.

7 Oct 2021

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Karthick's first stair climb challenge

Point Cook firefighter Karthick Thanigaimani is encouraging others to speak up about mental health as he participates in the Firefighter Stair Climb Challenge this month.

5 Oct 2021

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AFSM recipient encourages fresh nominations

Fifteen years of commitment to CFA’s Peer Support Program and even longer as a volunteer firefighter saw Lesley Read honoured with an Australian Fire Service Medal (AFSM) earlier this year.

5 Oct 2021

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The evolution of CFA's burn camps

Burn camps have been an important part of CFA for a number of years, delivering crucial training opportunities for volunteers throughout the state.

4 Oct 2021

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Crews overcome tough conditions to free trapped driver

A strong inter-agency response and new rescue tools helped free a trapped driver from a vehicle during a highly complex rescue operation in Dromana on Thursday afternoon, 30 September.

1 Oct 2021

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