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Residential The MFB aims to reduce the incidence and impact of fire and other emergencies on the community. This is achieved through the delivery of educational strategies that assist the community to become more self-reliant.


Business All businesses need to be prepared in case of an emergency - regardless of size. An emergency management plan that identifies risks and determines how to effectively respond to these is paramount. With proper planning, risks can be reduced or even eliminated.


Educational Through a variety of community education campaigns and programs, MFB firefighters work closely with Melbourne’s diverse communities, across all age groups, to promote community safety and coordinate emergency prevention activities.

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Oil burner wreaks havoc in Sunshine West

An oil burner left unattended on a kitchen bench has sparked a fire in Sunshine West this afternoon.

Dryer fire in Mentone

Firefighters have brought a Mentone unit fire under control in just 13 minutes this morning.

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