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The media should be treated with courtesy and given reasonable assistance to inform the community of matters involving CFA.

The media is a vital CFA partner in:

  • Ensuring the community is well informed during incidents and emergencies
  • Promoting fire safety and awareness
  • Recognising the role and achievements of all CFA personnel and especially volunteers
  • Communicating CFA's work and focus on the protection of life and property, alongside its partner agencies

For information on accreditation and more, media should click here.

Latest Media Releases

Tuesday, 20 November 2012
A 16 year old boy trapped half way down a 50 metre high cliff at Portland is being resuced by skilled CFA and SES personnel.
Location:
District 4
Categories:
Incidents - Vehicle / Rescue / Hazmat
Tuesday, 20 November 2012
A Bridgewater farmer has been airlifted to a Melbourne hospital after suffering burns to his hands and upper body during fire on his property.
Location:
District 20
Categories:
Incidents - Wildfire
Tuesday, 20 November 2012
** Victorian Government media release **More Victorians will get the fire safety message this fire season thanks to a partnership between the Victorian Coalition Government and Cricket Victoria.
Location:
General
Categories:
Community Safety, Events / Fundraising / Offers
Tuesday, 20 November 2012
A family was lucky to escape a burning house in Robinvale this morning (20 Nov).
Location:
District 18
Categories:
Incidents - Structure
Monday, 19 November 2012
Premier Ted Baillieu and Minister for Police and Emergency Services Peter Ryan launched Fire Action Week today, with the announcement of the new Bushfire, Arson and Explosives Specialist Group within Victoria Police to target arsonists in high risk areas across the state.
Location:
General
Categories:
Other
Monday, 19 November 2012
CFA remains on scene at a scrub fire near Ballarat that started earlier this morning, 19 November.
Location:
District 15
Categories:
Incidents - Wildfire
Sunday, 18 November 2012
A grass and scrub fire broke out just after 5pm yesterday approximately five kilometres from Wedderburn (district 20) in Victoria’s North.
Location:
District 20
Categories:
Incidents - Wildfire
Sunday, 18 November 2012
Media release issued by Victoria Police. Victoria Police and CFA have led a multi-agency exercise this morning designed to test and review crucial decision-making and evacuation procedures in the event of a bushfire.
Location:
District 14
Categories:
Planning & Research, Training & Recruitment
Saturday, 17 November 2012
A 60 year old man has sustained burns to his hands and lower legs after using flammable liquids as a weed killer around his garden at home in Craigieburn.
Location:
District 14
Categories:
Incidents - Other
Friday, 16 November 2012
CFA has declared that the Fire Danger Period (FDP) will begin from 1am on 19 November, 2012 for the following municipalities.
Location:
District 17
Categories:
Community Safety
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