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WOODEND AWAKES TO A BLANKET OF SNOW!

The morning after our serious chimney fire, Woodend volunteers arrived at the station for Sunday roster to find a blanket of snow…

August 11, 2019

ROARING CHIMNEY FIRE HAD POTENTIAL TO DESTROY WOODEND LANDMARK!

At 8.20pm last evening Woodend CFA was called to a chimney fire at a prominent Woodend facility.

August 11, 2019

CHIMNEY FIRE AT WOODEND HOTEL

At 12.35 this afternoon, Woodend CFA was called to our third callout of the day. This time to a chimney on fire at the Vic Hotel. Woodend Pumper, FCV, Tanker…

July 15, 2019

AN ANNIVERSARY REMINDER OF WINTER FIRE DANGERS… BE VERY, VERY, VERY CAREFUL

After several years without a major structure fire, this time last year Woodend CFA was called…

July 2, 2019

CARLSRUHE FIRST ON SCENE FOR COLES WOODEND ALARM!

Great to see Carlsruhe CFA doing some valuable fund-raising at the new Coles in Woodend last Saturday. At 11.15 the alarm was triggered…

June 24, 2019

ANOTHER CRASH ON THE CALDER

Just after 8am this morning we were called to an MVA on the Calder Freeway just north of Woodend. On arrival we found a small car had crashed into the central barrier…

June 11, 2019

BEFORE AND AFTER!

During this morning’s inspection of the Fuel Reduction burn on Mt Macedon last week, we were able to capture some images to show how effectively the fuel was reduced…

April 28, 2019

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