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"A fantastic outcome for our dedicated volunteers."
"It is critical before leaving on long trips to be well rested."
"Remember to take a break if you see a rest stop along your journey."
"Refurbishment works had been ongoing over the course of the last two years"
"We advise the public that flooding may occur overnight Saturday into Sunday."
"The crews will travel for a day and work for three; travelling back on Tuesday 5 April."
EDIT - April Fools - Today VICSES unveiled a new-look high visibility uniform for all VICSES volunteers.
Two volunteers male and female wearing SES uniforms in hot pink with a check design
"Strong neighbourhoods are more likely to manage well in an emergency."
"It is critical that we reflect the communities we serve."