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WE HAD A BUSY 2017!

Woodend CFA had yet another busy year in 2017. Our volunteers attended well over 100 incidents and jobs, including bush and grass fires, building fires, MVAs, gas leaks, children trapped in cars…

December 31, 2017

SANTA WILL BE IN WOODEND THIS SUNDAY AFTERNOON

As always, Santa will be coming to Woodend in his big red fire truck this Sunday Xmas eve afternoon starting around 2pm. Listen for Santa’s Siren…

December 22, 2017

WOODEND CFA HELPING IN AFGHANISTAN

Woodend CFA volunteer Ben Richardson joined the Army a few years ago and is now making a difference in the Middle East. Go well Ben!

December 22, 2017

LITTLE SQUIRTS HAVE A BIG SPRAY!

This morning the two Mikes took T2 down to the Woodend Primary School and gave the kids a chance to feel what it’s like on the end of a hose…

December 21, 2017

BE CAREFUL IN THE BUSH THIS SUMMER

Last Friday evening and Saturday morning we were called to a fire deep in the bush in the Ashbourne area. The fire was suspicious and burnt about an acre…

December 19, 2017

Pre-summer assessments

All Woodend volunteers active this summer have completed their pre-summer assessments – well done team!

December 9, 2017

THE WRONG PLACE AT THE WRONG TIME

At 5.30pm on Tuesday we were called to an MVA on Blackforest Drive, with a possible person trapped. On arrival we found the road covered in stones with a sedan on its roof…

October 18, 2017

GREAT JOB AT GOOD START!

This afternoon we were called to the smell of gas at Good Start Early Learning Centre. By the time Woodend Pumper arrived, the carers had done a sensational job…

September 20, 2017

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