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March 09, 2019
Emergency Management Victoria has partnered with Bendigo Bank to establish a Community Relief Fund in support of community members affected by the recent south east Victoria fires.
March 08, 2019
Victoria’s emergency management organisations will come together today to celebrate the vital role of women across the state.
March 07, 2019
The Victorian community and our emergency management personnel have faced tough conditions over the last few days, weeks and months.  From March 1 to March 5, we have experienced 380 fires, with the majority resulting from lightning strikes.
February 27, 2019
Victoria’s two night firebombing helicopters undertook a training exercise at Mansfield overnight on Monday which saw them hover fill from a small tank and ground fill in three consecutive flights per activity.
February 26, 2019
Strathewen Primary School students are learning and teaching others about all aspects of fire including fire behaviour and the history of fire in their area.
February 22, 2019
The February edition of Resilient Recovery eNews is now available, keeping you updated with the progress of the Resilient Recovery Strategy and sharing other resilient recovery news.
February 18, 2019
Approximately 120 Victorian recovery personnel will be travelling to Queensland over the next few weeks to support Queensland communities in their recovery efforts following devastating floods.
February 14, 2019
EMV’s Marine Search and Rescue (MSAR) team has hit the ground running in 2019, providing crucial training for its volunteers, supervising the building of five new emergency vessels, and creating a new alert, dispatch, and communications system in conjunction with Victoria Police.
February 12, 2019
Mild conditions across Victoria this week is assisting firefighters to gain the upper hand on three main fires at Thomson Jordan Divide Road, Timbarra and Walhalla however the fires are expected to burn for some time.
February 11, 2019
Victoria’s two night firebombing helicopters deployed to nine fires across the state since the beginning of the trial this summer.