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Forty years of dedication to Goldfields Group

After four decades leading the Goldfields Group as Group Officer, Robert Ipsen is stepping down, with Deputy Group Officer Peter Higgins recently elected to fill his shoes.

24 Jun 2022

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Thank you from The Royal Children's Hospital

On Thursday 16 June The Royal Children’s Hospital Melbourne hosted an event to thank the community and fundraising groups for their part in raising a record $22,328,154 for the 2022 Good Friday Appeal ...

23 Jun 2022

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Joint statement from CFA Chair, CEO and Chief Officer

CFA has been on a journey to improve its culture, to ensure it is a great place to volunteer and work and grow diversity in its membership base. We want to see, and have, a positive environment for ...

23 Jun 2022

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Mark Spenceley honoured at Creswick Fire Brigade dinner

Creswick Fire Brigade held its annual awards dinner over the weekend, with Chief Officer Jason Heffernan in attendance to acknowledge a number of members being awarded with service awards, life member ...

21 Jun 2022

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New light tanker for Strathfieldsaye CFA

Strathfieldsaye Fire Brigade were delighted to have a new light tanker officially handed over by CFA Board Member, Beth Davidson OAM at an event on the weekend.

20 Jun 2022

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Broadford Fire Brigade opens new station

Broadford Fire Brigade volunteers have celebrated the official opening of their new fire station which is improving their ability to serve the local community.

16 Jun 2022

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The importance of community safety

Not all volunteers are on trucks, boats, or ropes. Some of the significant work undertaken by our volunteers is with people in their local communities.

16 Jun 2022

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Winter chill brings increased home fire risk

As the cold weather sets in across the state and Victorians switch on their heaters to combat the chill, firefighters are urging people to be aware of the fire risks inside their home.

15 Jun 2022

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New weather stations to boost fire data and safety

CFA has unveiled ten new automated weather stations which will improve firefighter and community safety at incidents and planned burns with hyper-localised weather data, fire spread predictions and co ...

14 Jun 2022

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Spotlight on our young members

CFA’s Youth programs are aimed at members aged 11 to 24 years old. We talked to six of our dedicated young people to ask them about their experiences in CFA and their plans for the future.

14 Jun 2022

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