Association at the Perth North Metropolitan DOAC

The Association’s North Metro Zone Representative and DCBFCO for the City of Swan, John Mangini, attended the March 7th meeting of the Perth North District Operations Advisory Committee. Other BFS volunteers attending were DCBFCOs Ian Hollick (Chittering), Nigel Morgan (Mundaring) and RTAC Chair David Wilson. Perth North DOAC is made up of CBFCOs Jamie O’Neill…

Well done, City of Albany

The Association of Volunteer Bush Fire Brigades applaud the City of Albany for its efforts to support and recognise volunteers. This time, the City’s staff took the new, community sponsored, Forward Control Vehicle to Manypeaks Hall on Wednesday night. It was an opportunity for the North East Sector Brigades to see the vehicle and a…

Labor promises a bush fire summit

The Labor Party made a further announcement this week on the subject of bush fire management with the main point being the promise of a Bushfire Mitigation Summit. The Association of Volunteer Bush Fire Brigades would support such an initiative in the general sense of bringing various community interests behind an improved approach to bush…