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Road rescue crews take to the skies during floods

CFA, VICSES and Shepparton Search and Rescue have adapted to the flood conditions across parts of Victoria by assembling a helicopter-based road crash rescue team to respond to incidents in isolated c ...

20 Oct 2022

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CFA researcher wins disaster challenge

A CFA researcher has won Natural Hazards Research Australia’s inaugural Disaster Challenge with an innovative idea to provide tourists with localised disaster preparedness information.

20 Oct 2022

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Barongarook West wheels out new tanker after crash

Barongarook West Fire Brigade acquired its long-awaited replacement tanker a year on from a frightening truck rollover involving the brigade’s main firefighting appliance.

19 Oct 2022

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CFA supporting SES through flood crisis

CFA members are continuing to support VICSES and fellow emergency service colleagues with the flood crisis likely to impact communities for days and weeks to come.

18 Oct 2022

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Members go for gold at inaugural Olympics

More than 120 members from across East Gippsland have put their skills to the test in pursuit of gold and bragging rights at the inaugural District 11 Firefighter Olympics.

17 Oct 2022

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CFA celebrates International Day of Rural Women

International Day of Rural Women is an opportunity to recognise and celebrate the women who live in remote and rural communities across the world. Kathryn Williams is one of those women.

15 Oct 2022

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Brigades of CFA: Koondrook

A small CFA brigade is working with emergency agencies from New South Wales as well as Victoria to ensure their local community is kept safe.

13 Oct 2022

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Sharing the responsibility for a safer Victoria

CFA is well known throughout Victoria for fighting fires, but our work to keep Victorians safe starts well away from the fire ground and long before a fire approaches your property.

12 Oct 2022

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Echuca celebrates its sesquicentenary

Echuca Fire Brigade has used its remarkable 150th anniversary milestone to confirm the brigade is more than equipped for the future as much as it celebrated its past.

10 Oct 2022

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Blessing of the Fleet at Whittlesea

On Saturday 8 October, CFA crews joined with our colleagues from Fire Rescue Victoria, SES, Ambulance Victoria and Victoria Police for the 26th City of Whittlesea Blessing of the Fleet.

10 Oct 2022

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