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SANTA CHANGES HIS CHRISTMAS EVE VISIT TO WOODEND

Santa will once again be visiting towns across the Macedon Ranges this Christmas eve, Friday 24 December…

December 19, 2021

WHO LOOKS AFTER THE FIREFIGHTERS WHILE THE FIREFIGHTERS ARE LOOKING AFTER THE FIRE?

The Woodend CFA’s new Rehab Unit. Just after midnight this morning…

December 17, 2021

SERIOUS CRASH ON THE CALDER!

At 7.30 this morning Woodend CFA was called to a Motor Vehicle Crash on the Calder Fwy with a possible person trapped…

December 14, 2021

TAKE CARE WHEN BURNING OFF!

With fire restrictions coming in the Macedon Ranges in just over a week, many people are undertaking last minute burnoffs…

December 12, 2021

AMAZING RESCUE OF DOG DOWN MINE SHAFT IN WOODEND

At 9.56pm last evening Woodend CFA was called to a dog fallen down a mine shaft in the Wombat Forest. Woodend volunteers had the foresight…

December 11, 2021

WOODEND’S NEW FCV IS AN IMPRESSIVE NEW MEMBER OF OUR FLEET

We have just updated our vehicle fleet with a brand new FCV (Field Command Vehicle). The specially build Ford Ranger was developed…

December 8, 2021

WOODEND CFA FIRE SAFE GARDEN NEARS COMPLETION

About 12 months ago, the Woodend CFA decided to upgrade our front garden area…

November 23, 2021

AIR BNB BURNS DOWN!

At 4.24 this morning Woodend was called to attend a going structure fire in Lyonville…

November 22, 2021

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