Great Eastern DOAC in Merredin

The Association of Volunteer Bush Fire Brigades was represented at the Great Eastern DOAC, held on Monday, 13th March, by our Goldfields / Midlands Zone representative George Storer and Association CEO Tony Papafilis. The meeting opened with discussion about the role of DOACs and their input into decision making by DFES. This followed on a…

Association at Northam DOAC

In a busy week, the Association of Volunteer Bush Fire Brigades was represented at the Northam DOAC, held on Tuesday, 14th March, by our Goldfields / Midlands Zone representative George Storer and Association CEO Tony Papafilis. The meeting began with an inquiry from the Wongan Ballidu Shire representative about their prospects of getting a new…

Thank you, Bunnings

Glen Forrest VBFB Capt Mark Jeans, Lieut Mick Hare, and FF Peter Talbot, along with AVBFB Zone Representative John Mangini to take photos, visited Bunnings in Midland to present certificates of appreciation to staff who assisted with the fundraising sausage sizzle on Australia day. Capt Mark Jeans conveyed the brigades’ strong appreciation of their efforts,…

Association’s election summary board

The Association of Volunteer Bush Fire Brigades has produced its own election summary board reflecting the position of the six major parties with regard to a few key issues identified by the Association. The summary board reflects party policies and follow up discussions between the parties and the Association. The broad political support for the…