VICSES blood donations almost doubled – and still a month to go in the Blood Challenge! Published: 05/08/2020 The 2020 Emergency Services Blood Challenge is two thirds of the way through, and VICSES members are well on their way to eclipsing last year’s total. Read Full ArticleAboutVICSES blood donations almost doubled – and still a month to go in the Blood Challenge! Eight Torquay unit volunteers step up to the plate Published: 28/07/2020 Eight Victoria State Emergency Service volunteers from the Torquay Unit are ready to support their community after completing their General Rescue assessment. Read Full ArticleAboutEight Torquay unit volunteers step up to the plate Wyndham West unit welcomed into VICSES family Published: 14/07/2020 VICSES has reached a brand new milestone in 2020, with the 150th unit - Wyndham West - beginning official operations. Read Full ArticleAboutWyndham West unit welcomed into VICSES family Further update: VICSES and food deliveries at Flemington housing towers Published: 08/07/2020 Further update: VICSES and food deliveries at Flemington housing towers Published 08/07/2020 ... Read Full ArticleAboutFurther update: VICSES and food deliveries at Flemington housing towers Victoria State Emergency Service: Statement Published: 07/07/2020 A statement from Victoria State Emergency Services regarding support provided overnight at a Flemington housing estate. Read Full ArticleAboutVictoria State Emergency Service: Statement Search and rescue of Will Callaghan: Community information Published: 10/06/2020 Thank you to the community for the support in the search and rescue of Will Callaghan. Read Full ArticleAboutSearch and rescue of Will Callaghan: Community information Severe thunderstorms in Waurn Ponds and Mount Duneed - Media Conference Published: 20/05/2020 Audio of media conference with VICSES Chief Officer Operations, Tim Wiebusch and BoM State Duty Officer Andrew Tupper Read Full ArticleAboutSevere thunderstorms in Waurn Ponds and Mount Duneed - Media Conference WOW Day 2020: a chance to celebrate our volunteers Published: 04/05/2020 It is that time of year again, with VICSES gearing up for Wear Orange Wednesday on 20th May, 2020. Read Full ArticleAboutWOW Day 2020: a chance to celebrate our volunteers State of Emergency declared in Victoria due to COVID-19 Published: 19/04/2020 A State of Emergency has been declared in Victoria from 16 March 2020 until 11 May 2020 to manage coronavirus (COVID-19). Read Full ArticleAboutState of Emergency declared in Victoria due to COVID-19 Community Resilience Strategy Renewal: Celebrating our ongoing commitment to resilience Published: 06/04/2020 VICSES is proud to release the Community Resilience Strategy Renewal, extending the approach introduced in the 2016-19 Strategy for a further three years. Read Full ArticleAboutCommunity Resilience Strategy Renewal: Celebrating our ongoing commitment to resilience Message from our Chief Officer: We’re still responding, 365 days a year, 7 days a week, 24 hours a day Published: 02/04/2020 VICSES Chief Officer Operations Tim Wiebusch gives an update on VICSES members and operations, as well as incoming weather conditions Read Full ArticleAboutMessage from our Chief Officer: We’re still responding, 365 days a year, 7 days a week, 24 hours a day Neighbour Day 2020: Update in response to COVID-19 Published: 18/03/2020 In the current pandemic environment, it has never been as important to look out for one another. There are many ways to maintain connections that are not face-to-face. Read Full ArticleAboutNeighbour Day 2020: Update in response to COVID-19 Neighbour Day 2020 Published: 01/03/2020 Connect over a cup of communitea Read Full ArticleAboutNeighbour Day 2020 VICSES volunteer does first AFL coin toss of 2020 Published: 21/02/2020 The AFL and ‘Marsh’ have created a special opportunity tonight for a veteran VICSES volunteer that spent an extraordinary six days supporting fire fighters in the state’s Far East. Read Full ArticleAboutVICSES volunteer does first AFL coin toss of 2020 Scheduled maintenance - VICSES website Published: 12/02/2020 VICSES website will undergo scheduled maintenance on Thursday 13 February 7pm - 9pm. Read Full ArticleAboutScheduled maintenance - VICSES website VICSES – we work as one in ACT state of emergency Published: 04/02/2020 A historical collaboration is taking place in the Australian Capital Territory, with a hand-picked VICSES crew supporting ACT Emergency Services Agency (ACT ESA) in a special deployment. Read Full ArticleAboutVICSES – we work as one in ACT state of emergency Australia Day praises – two big wins and two nominations for VICSES volunteers Published: 25/01/2020 A number of VICSES volunteers have been honoured as part of Australia Day celebrations. Read Full ArticleAboutAustralia Day praises – two big wins and two nominations for VICSES volunteers Amazing! Over 80% of VICSES Units assist during Victoria’s fire crisis Published: 22/01/2020 Official statistics on the devastating 2019-2020 Victorian bushfires are rolling in, with the sheer effort of VICSES volunteers becoming much clearer. Read Full ArticleAboutAmazing! Over 80% of VICSES Units assist during Victoria’s fire crisis VICSES volunteers still powering through after huge storms Published: 21/01/2020 Residents in storm-affected parts of Victoria are being reminded hundreds of incidents are ongoing, and VICSES crews will prioritise and respond as quickly as possible. Read Full ArticleAboutVICSES volunteers still powering through after huge storms Floods, storms and landslides after bushfires Published: 09/01/2020 Bushfires can have long-lasting impacts on the natural environment, increasing the dangers from floods and storms, and the chance of landslides. Read Full ArticleAboutFloods, storms and landslides after bushfires Page 1 of 16 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 — 20 Items per Page Showing 1 - 20 of 301 results. ← First Previous Next Last → News To speak to the VICSES state media duty officer contact 1300 783 933.Updated feed of the latest news from Victoria State Emergency Service.