Volunteer Bush Fire Games 2017 are on!

The Association is pleased to announce that the new games committee met on Sunday February 12.   The following officers were elected to the Committee – Chairperson Murray Redmond Kalamunda VBFB, Deputy Chairperson Beau Algeri West Gidgie VBFB, Secretary/ Treasurer Charmaine Currie, committee members, Jack Stallard Kalamunda VBFB, Shane Robertson Muchea VBFB, Peter Hall Muchea VBFB,…

Nominations for Volunteer Advisory Groups to close 3rd March

The Association of Volunteer Bush Fire Brigades advises all BFB Volunteers interested in being a representative on one of three Volunteer Advisory Groups that nominations will close on Friday, 3rd March 2017.   Nominations are invited for representatives on three groups, those being: ·         Volunteer Vehicles Advisory Group; ·         PPE and Uniform Advisory Group; ·        …

Premier Barnett’s surprising announcement a welcome pledge for Bush Fire Brigades

Premier Colin Barnett surprised the emergency sector and the general community with his announcement that, if re-elected, his government would establish the administrative headquarters for an independent Rural Fire Service in Collie-Preston. Premier Barnett’s announcement was welcomed by the Association of Volunteer Bush Fire Brigades that has advocated for such reform as recommended by the…