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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

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

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"The new tools can even be used underwater."
"The lost man had last been sighted in the area Sunday lunchtime."
"Volunteer crews climbed the trail terrain for over an hour to reach the patient."
"Management of the Murray River flood event concluded at 8pm on Monday night."
"The Lerderderg Gorge is complex, steep, rutted, slippery, and loose underfoot."
"Jennifer thanked our volunteers for helping to save her life."
Here’s a look at just some of the media captured moments in 2022.
Be patient, be safe, but - most importantly - take a break.
Essendon Fields today donated $10,000 to the Victoria State Emergency Service (VICSES) Essendon Unit, in recognition of their incredible efforts in the local area.