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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 media@ses.vic.gov.au.

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Latest News

"Their dedication and commitment speaks for itself."
VICSES Member Tim Isherwood honoured at Hawks home game
VICSES is aware that Victorians have received phone calls asking for donations on behalf of VICSES for a calendar. It's important to note that VICSES does not seek donations via phone.
VICSES volunteers chatting with a community member in front of a VICSES vehicle
Without the support of their employers, our volunteers would not be able to do what they do.
SES Emerald volunteers visiting Upwey Primary School
In emergency management, it’s more important than ever to work together.
VICSES volunteers working with other agencies.
The site was 10 years old, so we built a new one.
The Victoria State Emergency Service (VICSES) has had the busiest week in the history of the service, with over 9,000 requests for assistance across the state as VICSES responded to wild weather and riverine flooding, which caused significant damage.
Storm damage