Bushfire Management

The following question was asked by the Hon Ken Baston in the Legislative Council yesterday and answered by the Hon Stephen Dawson on behalf of the Minister for Emergency Services Hon Fran Logan Hon KEN BASTON to the minister representing the Minister for Emergency Services: Will the minister be announcing any changes to bushfire management…

Mobile Phone Towers – Esperance

The following question without notice was asked in the Legislative Council earlier today by the Hon Colin De Grussa and answered by the Minister for Regional Development Hon Alannah MacTiernan Hon COLIN DE GRUSSA to the Minister for Regional Development: I refer to the 2015 devastating Esperance bushfires, which amongst other things highlighted the need…

Stephen Treeby out the front of the Mandogalup Bush Fire Brigade headquarters. Photo: Weekend Courier

Mandogalup Volunteer Bush Fire Brigade stalwart recognised for 46 years service in Queen’s Birthday Honours List

A DRIVING force of the Mandogalup Volunteer Bush Fire Brigade was recognised for his 46 years’ service in today’s Queen’s Birthday Honours List. Wandi resident Stephen Treeby was awarded the Australian Fire Service Medal for serving his community, and leading, coaching and mentoring his firefighters with distinction throughout his long career. He has been involved…

Funding grants for women’s leadership development

The AVBFB is deeply proud to represent thousands of incredible women who actively volunteer in the many front line and support roles that make our diverse service so invaluable to Western Australia. We strongly encourage all of those – and the men who support them – to apply for one of the Women & Leadership…