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Women tackle live fire training

It was a day of live fire, learning, and laughter when 18 women from District 8 brigades came together at VEMTC Bangholme on Sunday 13 November for a women-only training session.

21 Nov 2022

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CFA puts fire safety education on wheels thanks to donations

Community donations from the 2019-20 fire season have been used to purchase eight new vehicles that will boost CFA’s capability to engage communities and ensure residents are as prepared as possible f ...

17 Nov 2022

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Brigades of CFA: Tyabb

After two years of not being able to hold a community open day because of COVID-19, Tyabb Fire Brigade on the Mornington Peninsula is back with a bang.

17 Nov 2022

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Oscar 1 takes two at challenge

CFA’s Oscar 1 technical rescue team has taken out second place in this year’s Victorian Mine Rescue Challenge held at Bendigo’s Fosterville Mine and ISH24 Rescue Centre from 11 to 13 November.

16 Nov 2022

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Time to prepare your property for fire season

While the fire season has been delayed due to weeks of heavy rainfall leading to flooding and high fuel loads, warmer weather is on the horizon and CFA is reminding Victorians to tidy up their propert ...

16 Nov 2022

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Bogong Group annual training exercise

Bogong Group in the north-east held its annual group training exercise on Sunday 6 November in bright sunny weather, which was a welcome change from the rainy conditions.

14 Nov 2022

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Brigades of CFA: Ballan

For the past five years, Ballan Fire Brigade has been commemorating ANZAC Day with their annual Gunfire Breakfast.

11 Nov 2022

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Victoria's fire season begins

While widespread rainfall has delayed the start of this year’s fire season, CFA has identified increased fire risk in Victoria’s far north-west and declared the state’s first Fire Danger Period (FDP) ...

10 Nov 2022

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CFA encourages unpaid carers to prepare for fire season

CFA is encouraging all Victorians who care for someone in high bushfire risk areas to make a fire plan and be prepared this season by using CFA’s online bushfire planning module.

8 Nov 2022

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