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State Urban Senior Champs results

The State Urban Senior Champs were held over the long weekend at Bendigo.

11.42 AM 13 March, 2018

Revamped News & Media site

The CFA News & Media website is about to undergo a major revamp that will give volunteers and staff even easier ways to promote and share the great work they do with other members and the wider community.

10.06 AM 13 March, 2018

Community Meeting- McDonalds Track, Seaview

A Community Meeting will be held today, Monday, 12 March in Darnum to update and inform the local property owners and residents on the bushfire in the area of McDonalds Track, Seaview.

10.45 AM 12 March, 2018

Celebrating International Women's Day

What an inspiration CFA women are! In celebration of International Women’s Day, we saw female empowerment first hand. 

2.40 PM 9 March, 2018

CFA celebrates International Women’s Day

On Thursday 8 March, CFA’s District 22 Headquarters Office hosted North East Region’s celebration of International Women’s Day by hearing from a range of speakers who have demonstrated leadership that has helped empower women and reduce the stigma around diversity.

12.57 PM 9 March, 2018

Grass fire threatens homes near Tongala

***UPDATED: 4.00PM

3.05 PM 8 March, 2018

Emergency services women recognised on IWD

CFA today celebrates International Women’s Day (IWD) and all the women across all roles in emergency services.

2.36 PM 8 March, 2018

CFA to attend Powercor Country Festival in Colac

Captain Koala will make an appearance in Colac this Sunday when the Powercor Country Festival comes to Central Reserve in Colac. 

2.26 PM 8 March, 2018

Better fire mapping for carbon abatement

Research by the Bushfire and Natural Hazards CRC is increasing the accuracy of fire severity mapping across northern Australia, leading to better land management outcomes.

1.03 PM 8 March, 2018

Visit to Ash Wednesday Bushfire Education Centre

On Thursday 1 March 2018, the Organisational Development team from CFA Headquarters visited the Ash Wednesday Bushfire Education Centre. 

11.21 AM 8 March, 2018

Surprise presentation for Rutherglen stalwart

On Sunday 25 February, Rutherglen Fire Brigade made a surprise presentation to our former Secretary/Treasurer Neville Miller. 

10.08 AM 8 March, 2018

Grass fire sparks in Pirron Yallock

Firefighters are currently battling a grass and scrub fire in Pirron Yallock, in the states south west.

3.36 PM 7 March, 2018

Fire Danger Period warning for the long weekend

CFA is reminding all Victorians to have fire safety as a top priority as we head into the Labour Day long weekend.

1.52 PM 7 March, 2018

Easter art show to support Trawool Fire Brigade

The Art 4 CFA Easter Art Show returns to Trawool Fire Station, just down the road from Seymour, to raise funds for the brigade.

11.07 AM 7 March, 2018

Statement on wire rope barriers by VicRoads & CFA

VicRoads and CFA stand side-by-side in the rollout of flexible safety barriers across the state’s highest risk roads. 

5.02 PM 5 March, 2018

Volunteers to take part in State Championships

Bendigo will host the Senior Urban State Championships for the 31st time over the Labour Day weekend 10 -12 March. Held over three days, the Championships will see 50 teams of volunteer firefighters from across Victoria and interstate come together to compete against one another.

9.40 AM 5 March, 2018

Pump up the volume

Sunday 4 March was a big day for members of Doreen, South Morang and Plenty Fire Brigades who participated in an advanced pumping course.

7.13 PM 4 March, 2018

2018 CFA/MFB Treadmill Challenge

The CFA/MFB 14-hour Treadmill Challenge is on!

4.10 PM 4 March, 2018

Let there be light

You may have noticed some changes as you approach Doreen Fire Station along Yan Yean Road.

4.04 PM 4 March, 2018

CFA welcomes new DCO Stephanie Rotarangi

CFA has today announced that Stephanie Rotarangi will become the organisation’s newest Deputy Chief Officer. 

1.00 PM 2 March, 2018
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