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Echuca celebrates 150 years of community service

Echuca Fire Brigade has come a long way from its inception in 1872, when the local council called for applications for those willing to join a fire brigade. Twelve men joined and Echuca Borough Counci ...

8 Jun 2022

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Women's training session boosts skills

A training evening at VEMTC Penshurst gave six women from Gazette Fire Brigade the opportunity to practise their firefighting skills.

8 Jun 2022

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Latest data calls for smoke alarms to become a bedroom essential

More than 70 per cent of fatal house fires start in bedrooms and living areas according to data from CFA and Fire Rescue Victoria (FRV), prompting fire agencies to encourage Victorians to consider add ...

6 Jun 2022

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Faces of CFA: Kasey Schoenmaekers

What binds CFA members is the common goal to protect lives and property, but you’re a diverse bunch. Every member has a story and Faces of CFA introduces you to just some of those stories.

3 Jun 2022

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Coldstream Fire Brigade opens new station

Coldstream Fire Brigade volunteers have celebrated the official opening of their new fire station which will improve their ability to serve the local community.

2 Jun 2022

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Family affair for Kerang junior leader

First competing in CFA running events in his early 20s, Stephen Ash never expected to get involved with his brigade’s Juniors program.

1 Jun 2022

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A century of Young service

At the recent Meeniyan & Stony Creek Fire Brigade presentation dinner a number of awards were distributed.

1 Jun 2022

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Youth driving the way for Moe brigade

A young brigade management team (BMT) is paving the way for the next generation of members at Moe Fire Brigade. With three BMT members aged 33 and under, Moe’s leadership team is injecting new ideas a ...

30 May 2022

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Special reunion for brave Elliot and his firefighter rescuers

A reunion for three-year old Elliot and firefighters from Upwey Fire Brigade has been deemed a great success, after Elliot needed to be rescued from a precarious situation earlier in the week.

27 May 2022

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