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21 hours ago

Mount Barker VFRS

Drive to arrive alive this long weekend.

Jase

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REMINDER Double Demerits in effect from midnight tonight. Slow down and enjoy the ride #fb #DriveSafe This update came from the Denmark Police on Twitter

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2 days ago

Mount Barker VFRS

Mount Barker VFRS shared Department of Fire and Emergency Services WA‘s Give Way to Emergency Services.

Summer sees a rise in temperatures and with that comes a rise in the number of emergency vehicles on the road. Know what to do when lights and sirens are bearing down – new SLOMO laws are coming into effect at the beginning of March bit.ly/2lwu5rO South Yunderup/Ravenswood Volunteer Bush Fire Brigade | Association Of Volunteer Bush Fire Brigades of WA (Inc) | Western Australian Volunteer Fire & Rescue Services Association – INC | Emergency Services Volunteers Association | State Emergency Service WA | Volunteer Marine Rescue Western Australia | Western Australia Police Force | St John Ambulance WA

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3 days ago

Mount Barker VFRS

Well done to the attending crews for getting this under control and extinguished!!

Just shows how things can go from normal to chaos in seconds.

Jase.

SUSPICIOUS BUSHFIRE IN BUNBURY Firefighters say they were hampered by ‘rubber-neckers’ as they battled to save a leisure centre.

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Latest Updates


Farewell Phill

Today we said goodbye to Phillip Jeffery who passed away on Saturday, March 7.  He was a Support Member of the Brigade and a past Member of Mount Barker State Emergency Service Unit. A guard of honour was formed by MBVFRS Members, MB SES and from the DFES District...

TOTAL FIRE BAN – FEBRUARY 7 & 8

A Total Fire Ban has been declared for Saturday 7 February and Sunday 8 February 2015 for all local governments in the Perth Metropolitan, Midwest-Gascoyne, Goldfields-Midlands, South West, Lower South West and Great Southern Regions. This includes all of Western...

TOTAL FIRE BAN

Just a reminder that there is a TOTAL FIRE BAN for the Shire of Plantagenet (including Mount Barker) for tomorrow, Thursday, February 5, 2015. For details on what a total fire ban means, please go to http://www.dfes.wa.gov.au/totalfirebans/Pages/default.aspx There may...

Christmas is nearly here!

Just a reminder to all that Santa will be riding in our big red truck tomorrow around Mount Barker to say hello to all of the children.  He should be driving around town in the early morning (from around 7am). To all of the parents - please keep the kids from running...

AGM results

Mount Barker VFRS conducted their AGM recently and the results are as follows. Captain:  Andrew Buchanan Lieutenant:  Jamie Rutter (new) Apparatus Officer:  Brendan Griffiths (new) Secretary/Treasurer:  Jeff Drage Speedway roster coordinator:  Jesse Haynes Burns...

Congratulations!

Our Captain Andy has become engaged to Daniela.  Congratulations to you both!

NOW RECRUITING

Mount Barker Volunteer Fire and Rescue Service are looking to recruit new members to the Brigade. We are looking for people aged 17+ who are reasonably fit, team players and preferrably living in Mount Barker. If you fit the bill and are interested in joining this...

TOTAL FIRE BAN – January 12, 2014

There is a total fire ban for much of the south west of W.A., including the Shire of Plantagenet, for Sunday, January 12, 2014.  The Shire has a Severe fire danger rating for the day. Check the DFES website (http://www.dfes.wa.gov.au) for more...

Christmas in Mount Barker

A few reminders to everyone. Christmas Day is a day in which you are not permitted to light fires in the open. Please take care on the roads during the summer holiday season.  The firies and other emergency services want to enjoy the holidays too! and Santa will visit...

Prohibited burning period for Plantagenet

The Shire of Plantagenet has now closed the restricted burning period.  The Shire is now in the prohibited burning period.  No fires are to be lit in the Shire, including the town of Mount Barker, during this period which typically ends in mid February. For any...