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September 11, 2018
More than 60 multi-agency personnel attended a workshop last week to discuss how Victoria's night fire suppression operations would be implemented ahead of the 2018-19 summer.
September 03, 2018
The State Government today announced $4.4 million in funding to support activities commemorating the tenth anniversary of the 2009 Victorian bushfires.
August 25, 2018
Victorian emergency management personnel sent to Canada to assist manage out of control fires have today returned home to Victoria.
August 24, 2018
It is my second week since I started as Emergency Management Commissioner and I am excited about the future and what the role has to offer.
May 23, 2018
Victoria's emergency management sector is made up of more than 60 organisations working in partnership with communities, business and individuals across Victoria. It is driven by the philosophy of 'working as one'. 
April 03, 2018
Victoria has gained approval to conduct night time firebombing operations next summer season after successfully completing an Australian-first trial last month. 
March 23, 2018
For one Arthurs Creek Strathewen Country Fire Authority (CFA) member the process of recovery kept bringing her back to one point: how do we better prepare our children for fires and emergencies?  How do we build resilience in our children?
March 16, 2018
The new Victorian Emergency Services Memorial, which will pay tribute to those who have lost their lives while protecting Victorian communities, will be established at Treasury Gardens.
March 13, 2018
Victoria’s night time aerial firebombing trial continued last week in Ballarat with a series of successful waterbombing tasks completed in the dark.
December 20, 2017
The Critical Infrastructure All Sectors Resilience Report 2017 provides an overview of the resilience of Victoria's critical infrastructure sectors.