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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.


Watch the media highlights from 2021: VICSES 2021 - A year in review.

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

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"We are grateful to them for their self-sacrifice and dedication; their award today is well-deserved.”
VICSES Knox Unit volunteers joined partner agencies as the vehicle leaned dangerously with the driver still inside.
"Larger tsunami waves are no longer a threat, but small and unusual waves may still be expected."
"If you do lose your way and have called for help, stay where you are."
"Our volunteers are part of what makes Victoria such a special place to live."
"Every tree can be a hazardous tree."
"From all of our amazing VICSES volunteers and staff, we wish you a happy, peaceful and safe New Year."
“I can’t thank VICSES enough; the volunteers at VICSES Bendigo were such a wonderful group of people."
“We had people at risk. We had an opportunity to make a difference, and we did make a difference.”