Latest news from VICSES

Media representatives can contact the VICSES Media Line on 1300 783 933 between the hours of 6am and 10pm, seven days a week.

During large-scale emergencies, the VICSES Media Line will be available 24 hours. You can also contact the VICSES media team via email at media@ses.vic.gov.au

To showcase the Victoria State Emergency Service, a number of events and campaigns are shared across the year. To view all our latest campaigns, visit our campaigns page.

Latest News

Published 15/10/2021
"Despite having four major floods this year, we had to perform four rescues last night."
Published 15/10/2021
"The videos will enable VICSES to use a geotargeted approach."
Published 13/10/2021
"Volunteers attended more call-outs than ever despite most Victorians being in lockdown."
Published 13/10/2021
"VICSES volunteers worked with Andrew “Chubby” Chalmers to better assist paramedics."
Published 12/10/2021
"We all had a job and we all knew what we were doing."
Published 12/10/2021
"A fantastic effort by all involved in this multi-agency event."
Published 11/10/2021
"A car collided with a fire hydrant, before colliding with a building, resulting in its structural collapse."
Published 08/10/2021
"Our volunteers will be using the technology in their community engagement programs."
Published 08/10/2021
This week the Victoria State Emergency Service (VICSES) was recognised as part of the 2021 Victorian Resilient Australia Awards, announced as the winners across two award categories including Government and Photography.
It is a dark and rainy night. Two VICSES volunteers dressed in orange and safety harnesses are undertaking Safe Working from Heights training.