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Thursday, 26 July 2012
How long have you been with CFA?
Location:
District 24
Categories:
People
Wednesday, 11 July 2012
On The 25th of June Rod Gaskett celebrated 50 years of membership and service with the CFA and Beechworth Urban Fire Brigade.
Location:
District 24
Categories:
People
Monday, 09 July 2012
It only takes one look at the Wodonga’s fleet to get a sense of how many functions this multi-skilled brigade takes on. Story courtesy of 'The Fireman.' 
Location:
District 24
Categories:
Operational Information
Thursday, 05 July 2012
Colin Coyle was recently re-elected Wodonga group officer for the tenth year. He’s been in the brigade for 39 years while his father George, 98 years, has been a member for more than 70 years. Their knowledge has been passed on to Colin’s son Ross.
Location:
District 24
Categories:
People
Tuesday, 26 June 2012
Bruce Vine’s local knowledge used to extend to knowing the name of every single one of his chooks and sheep. Alas, the foxes got them and now his and wife Lorice’s five acres in Tawonga at the foot of Mt Bogong are used for agisting horses.
Location:
District 24
Categories:
Other
Monday, 25 June 2012
Julie Reeves is one of those rare people with a gift for making complicated things simple – a trait she has put to valuable use in her role at CFA.
Location:
District 24
Categories:
Honours & Awards, People
Friday, 15 June 2012
Ten District 24 members recently gained their Strike Team Leader qualification at a course run in the Burrowa Pine Mountain National Park in Cudgewa North.
Location:
District 24
Categories:
People, Training & Recruitment
Tuesday, 12 June 2012
Wodonga brigade’s two newest recruits were introduced to life on station today as they began their transition from their 16 week recruit course to learning CFA’s method of service delivery.
Location:
District 24
Categories:
Events / Fundraising / Offers, Training & Recruitment
Tuesday, 12 June 2012
With the new Bogong Group coming up to its one year anniversary, a recent Fireline course proved to be a real boost for its leadership group.
Location:
District 24
Categories:
Training & Recruitment
Tuesday, 05 June 2012
As reported in The Border Mail, CFA crews have rescued a 3-year-old boy who squeezed his arm into the one-way chute of a Wodonga Shopping Centre vending machine and became trapped.
Location:
District 17, District 24
Categories:
Incidents - Vehicle / Rescue / Hazmat