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QWN: Hon Colin de Grussa MLC to Minister for Emergency Services, Hon Fran Logan MLA re Legislation review

The following Question Without Notice was asked by the Hon Colin de Grussa MLC and answered today in Parliament by the Hon Stephen Dawson MLC as the Minister representing Emergency Services Minister, Hon Fran Logan [...]

The Examiner: Funding win for firies

Construction of the long-awaited Bedfordale Fire Station will soon begin after the City of Armadale council unanimously agreed to cover the project's $248,000 funding shortfall. As reported by Examiner Newspapers last week, the project had been [...]

The Conversation: As bushfire season approaches, we need to take action to recruit more volunteer firefighters

Across rural Australia, volunteer-run bushfire brigades have long been a central part of the life of the towns. Volunteer brigades provide the frontline defence against bushfires, and also undertake bushfire prevention and mitigation activities. These [...]

WA Gov’t: Aboriginal communities taking charge of their emergency services

Volunteer Fire and Emergency Services units established in two remote Aboriginal communities in the Kimberley Beagle Bay and Djarindjin join Bidyadanga as the only three Aboriginal communities with VFES units in WA Department of Fire [...]

Document reveals State Government plan to take control of 20,000+ Local Government Bush Fire and SES volunteers

Key points: More than 70% of WA’s emergency service volunteers are currently managed by Local Government and do not report to the State Government or Department of Fire and Emergency Services (DFES) State Government has [...]

QWN: Hon Rick Mazza MLC to Minister for Emergency Services Hon Fran Logan re Roster Management System

The following Question Without Notice was asked by the Hon Rick Mazza MLC and answered in Parliament today by the Hon Stephen Dawson MLC representing the Emergency Services Minister, Hon Fran Logan MLA. DEPARTMENT OF [...]

QWN: Terry Redman MLA to Minister for Emergency Services Hon Fran Logan MLA re ABC Reporting

The Question Without Notice below was asked by Member for Warren-Blackwood Terry Redman MLA and answered today in Parliament by the Minister for Emergency Services, Hon Fran Logan MLA. DEPARTMENT OF FIRE AND EMERGENCY SERVICES [...]

DFES refusal to provide ESL transparency forces cancellation of regional Bush Fire Volunteers Convention & Exhibition

The peak body for Western Australia’s largest emergency service has been forced to cancel its inaugural annual convention because the Department of Fire and Emergency Services (DFES) has refused to explain how volunteers can access [...]

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