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Workshop provides mechanical insight

A presentation at the Bairnsdale District Mechanical Officer (DMO) Workshop has helped women firefighters better understand the work of our DMOs and the equipment and appliances they work with on the ...

24 May 2022

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Updated maintenance truck full of innovation

CFA members have a strong appreciation for our district mechanical officers’ (DMOs) capabilities. You may have witnessed their work or heard stories about how DMOs are an amazing cohort of can-do peop ...

24 May 2022

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Brigades gain more than 100 new drivers

CFA will have more than 100 new licensed fire truck drivers throughout District 9 following the completion of training through the Enhancing Volunteerism Grant Program (EVGP).

24 May 2022

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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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