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"With 50 active members, volunteers from the VICSES Knox Unit are among the most active in Victoria"
“A good first-aid person is as good as a nurse in situations like that."
"It’s great to be a part of a community that bands together.”
Stephen was joined by Tanya Monro, Chief Defence Scientist from the Department of Defence to discuss “the behaviour you walk past”
"As for the whole family becoming volunteers, I guess it was case of if you can’t beat them, join them!"
The latest weather data shows parts of Victoria are forecast to have a wet spring.
"We can mobilise a lot of people quickly, which helped Victoria Police to expedite the evacuation.”
"Our strength was in our communication, which was really good considering the type of area we were searching."
“Make sure you’ve got appropriate footwear and you know what you’re getting yourself into."
“I’m used to working nights," says VICSES volunteer Anthony Johnson.
"At that point, it was lying in a table drain."
"Their composure and confidence during the event was commendable"
Profiling some of our amazing VICSES junior members for International Youth Day.
"The quick response by SES volunteers prevented the fire from destroying the entire vehicle."
"Ultimately, it’s the community that suffers."
"Steven held Ray’s hand until paramedics arrived to assess him."
“This is exactly what our volunteers train for."
"Sometimes the best option is just to go back the way you know.”