ANZAC Day

The proud women and men of Western Australia’s Volunteer Bush Fire Service share our solemn respect for those who have previously served (or currently are serving) our nation in a theatre of war. On ANZAC Day in particular, many Volunteer Bush Fire Brigade members will actively honour those who have courageously sacrificed their time, health, and…

AVBFB meets Ministers at Community Cabinet

Association of Volunteer Bush Fire Brigades Vice President Dave Gossage was invited to represent the Volunteer Bush Fire Service at the State Government’s Community Cabinet meeting in Armadale last night. At the event Dave personally met with the Premier and a number of WA’s Ministers, raising important issues such as prescribed burning and funding issues. In…

Update: 5 year service medals

Those who have read our previous updates would already know that the FES Commissioner responded to the Association’s December 2014 letter in last month confirming that he had approved the inclusion of the word “Volunteer” in all future Bush Fire Service branding. We are pleased to report that DFES has confirmed this week that the new…