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Helicopter helps volunteer snap up top prize

A stunning picture of a firefighting helicopter flying over Strathfieldsaye Fire Brigade’s Tanker 1 has won the annual CFA National Volunteer Week Photo Competition.

20 May 2022

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Research into rain forest flammability

When the Australian Fire Danger Rating System was pioneered by Alan McArthur during the 1950s and 1960s, it was based on standard dry eucalypt forests on level ground and assessed the difficulty of su ...

20 May 2022

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Lifetime of volunteering for Kate and her family

As National Volunteer Week draws to a close, members like Kate Ryan-Wills have reflected on the experiences they’ve been given through volunteering with CFA.

20 May 2022

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Members make the most of VEMTC Open Training Day

Members are ensuring their skills are up to scratch, with Open Training Days underway at the newly refurbished Volunteer Emergency Management Training Centre (VEMTC) in West Sale.

17 May 2022

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CFA recognises IDAHOBIT

Today, Tuesday 17 May, is International Day Against Homophobia, Biphobia, Interphobia and Transphobia (IDAHOBIT).

17 May 2022

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Champs video highlights CFA spirit

A video highlights package has been released showing all the action, heart and camaraderie from this year’s CFA/VFBV State Firefighter Championships.

17 May 2022

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New tanker for Newstead and District Fire Brigade

A new medium tanker has been added to the fleet of Newstead and District Fire Brigade, largely funded by the Volunteer Emergency Services Equipment Program (VESEP).

17 May 2022

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Resurgence for Cann Valley Fire Brigade

Cann Valley Fire Brigade is boosting its profile in the local community, with recruitment drives and community education helping bolster the brigade as it celebrates a milestone.

16 May 2022

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