Bushfire Volunteers face masks now available

March 8th, 2022|Comments Off on Bushfire Volunteers face masks now available

Bushfire Volunteers is pleased to announce our new face masks have hit the streets and firegrounds, already proving popular among our members and generating a lot of interest. For more information on how you and [...]

Farm Weekly: “The mad bastards saved my house.”

February 18th, 2022|Comments Off on Farm Weekly: “The mad bastards saved my house.”

CORRIGIN stud Merino breeder Steven Bolt is in awe of the courage and skill displayed by farmer volunteers Joel and Travis Bell in the face of the recent terrible Wheatbelt fires. "The mad bastards saved [...]

Farm Weekly: Concerns mount over what happens next after WA bushfires

February 18th, 2022|Comments Off on Farm Weekly: Concerns mount over what happens next after WA bushfires

THE heat may have gone out of the fires that ravaged parts of the Wheatbelt, but fourth-generation farmer Leigh Strange is worried about the after-burn. Mr Strange said he was concerned about the longer-term impact [...]

Bushfire Volunteers State President Dave Gossage AFSM talks to ABC Mornings about the impact of telecommunications outages during bushfires

February 15th, 2022|Comments Off on Bushfire Volunteers State President Dave Gossage AFSM talks to ABC Mornings about the impact of telecommunications outages during bushfires

Following the release of the Federal Government's Regional Telecommunications Review which found more funding and upgrades were needed for disaster areas, Bushfire Volunteers State President Dave Gossage AFSM talks to ABC Mornings' Nadia Mitsopoulos about [...]

  • A volunteer firefighter mops up after a fire. Credit: Laurie Benson/Albany Advertiser

Bridgetown Bushfire CCA Update

February 10th, 2022|Comments Off on Bridgetown Bushfire CCA Update

Bushfire Volunteers has been working with key stakeholders after being contacted by a number of brigades following the emission of toxic chemicals from a timber treatment business that was severely impacted in the recent Bridgetown [...]