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Learning ignites passion

When Isaac Ling was six months old, his dad joined Toomuc Fire Brigade. Now, at 17 years old, Isaac has been a member himself for almost a year – and as the eldest sibling of five, a family tradition ...

23 Jan 2023

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Beaconsfield's junior graduates ready to gear up

Beaconsfield Fire Brigade is paving the way for future firefighters following the successful graduation of five of its juniors to senior status through their well-established Juniors Program.

20 Jan 2023

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CFA warning to avoid driving through dry grass

CFA has warned Victorians to avoid driving vehicles, farm machinery, mowers and motorbikes through dry grass in coming weeks as conditions heat up and vegetation dries out.

19 Jan 2023

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Operational move

A couple who made the tree-change from the northern suburbs of Melbourne to Monbulk were welcomed by the local brigade – and are now qualified firefighters.

19 Jan 2023

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CFA workwear project rolls on

More than 9,100 CFA volunteers have entered the new year donning their new CFA professional workwear, thanks to a $9 million investment to produce up to 30,000 workwear sets for members across Victori ...

18 Jan 2023

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Faces of CFA: Bobbie-Lee Nelson

What binds CFA members is the common goal to protect lives and property. But they are a diverse bunch – every member has a story and Faces of CFA introduces you to just some of those stories.

17 Jan 2023

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CFA warns south-west farmers to protect crops from fire

CFA is warning south-west farmers to take care with their harvesting, especially following significant rain last spring which has led to prolific growth and delayed both the fire and harvesting season ...

13 Jan 2023

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New heavy tankers announced for CFA brigades

CFA will commence the final phase of its rollout to deliver 50 new replacement tankers to brigades across Victoria in a boost that ensures volunteer firefighter are well equipped to protect their comm ...

13 Jan 2023

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Aireys Inlet's tanker show for local kids

Aireys Inlet Fire Brigade put on a show for the local kids of the coast, giving them first-hand experience controlling a tanker and slip-on.

12 Jan 2023

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Cross-border training improves firefighting capability

CFA has been working closely with a partner fire agency in South Australia to gain greater knowledge and skills when using the Compressed Air Foam System (CAFS) to fight fires.

9 Jan 2023

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