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Tuesday, 04 September 2012
Helen Henry is a 10-year captain leading her brigade of Glengarry West towards amalgamation with Glengarry brigade to its north.
Location:
District 9, District 10, District 11
Categories:
People
Tuesday, 04 September 2012
After more than 40 years as Captain of the Casterton Fire Brigade, Peter White is looking forward to jumping on the back of a fire truck and getting his hands dirty again.
Location:
District 4
Categories:
People
Monday, 03 September 2012
After 18 years as a volunteer and eight years as captain, Niki Habibis knows that leadership is “80 to 90 per cent HR [human resources]. Of course there are ups and downs dealing with 25 different personalities," she says, "but it’s rewarding. CFA creates such a good environment to be part of something.
Location:
District 4, District 5, District 6, District 7
Categories:
People
Monday, 03 September 2012
Mornington CFA with the help of a number of local businesses now has a brand new addition to the Station in Mornington with a dedicated training area now on site.
Location:
District 8
Categories:
People
Friday, 31 August 2012
Stories and thoughts from Nan Oates, Deputy Peer Coordinator.
Location:
General
Categories:
Health & Safety, People
Friday, 31 August 2012
The words “even keel” crop up a number of times as Dianne Simmons talks about her captaincy of Christmas Hills brigade. Clearly this is a brigade that values balance and stability.
Location:
District 14
Categories:
People
Thursday, 30 August 2012
When Operations Officer John Cutting bought a 1969 MG Midget in 2008, his plan was to take the top down and cruise around Bendigo on Sunday afternoons with wife Kim.
Location:
District 2, District 18, District 20
Categories:
People
Thursday, 30 August 2012
Merrilyn Clifford balances her captaincy of Ellerslie Fire Brigade, her dairy partnership with her father and home life with three high-school-aged children. She’s been in the brigade for 26 years and the leadership role for one.
Location:
District 4, District 5, District 6, District 7
Categories:
People
Thursday, 30 August 2012
In September 2006, 19-year-old Brodie Panlock ended her life after enduring ongoing humiliating and intimidating bullying by her co-workers at a café in Hawthorn.
Location:
General
Categories:
Health & Safety, People
Tuesday, 28 August 2012
When Launching Place and Woori Yallock amalgamated to form Hillcrest Fire Brigade in 2007, the members devised a motto: ‘Three communities, two stations, one brigade’.
Location:
District 13
Categories:
People