79 Schotters Road, Mernda, Victoria
03 9717 3945

In an emergency call 000

Check your Smoke Alarms and slow down to 40kmh when passing flashing red, blue or purple lights.

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View the latest Warnings, Incident Advices and Incidents via Emergency Management Victoria (EMV)


Information and tips on how to prepare and be EmergencySAFE at home and around Mernda and beyond

Interested in volunteering with Mernda CFA?

We are always happy to welcome community members who are keen to contribute


The Country Fire Authority is one of the world’s largest volunteer-based emergency service organisations.

Mernda Fire Brigade is situated within District 14, North West Region.

We respond to approximately 300 incidents each year, including structure fires, grass and scrub fires, motor vehicle fires and incidents, hazardous material incidents to name a few.

Mernda Fire Brigade utilise four appliances:
– Medium Pumper
– 3.4D Tanker
– Rehabilitation Support Vehicle
– 4WD Forward Command Vehicle.

Brigade training is held at our station on Monday nights 7.30pm – 9.30pm and Sunday mornings 9am – 11am.

Latest News

COVID-19 & Mernda CFA

In line with the advice from the Government and direct from the CFA Chief Officer, the brigade has ceased all training, non-essential tasks, face-to-face meetings and community engagement opportunities. But[…]

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Easter Egg Hunt in 2020?

We’ve had a few people asking recently about our Easter Egg Hunt for 2020. The brigade has determined that the Annual Easter Egg Hunt will NOT be happening in 2020[…]

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VicEmergency App

It’s Mid-January and already it’s been a busy fire season with major incidents in the east and north-east of the state, fires in the south-west and even in our nearby[…]

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3 days ago

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As of tomorrow, Wednesday July 1st, following fire service reform in Victoria, Fire Rescue Victoria (FRV) officially comes online.

All professional firefighters from MFB and CFA will now be integrated in to the FRV model.

There will be no impact on fire safety to the community and no changes to your local brigades. Mernda will remain 100% volunteer led and run with all members committed to continuing our community focused fire service.
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5 days ago

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At 2:48am Monday Morning CFA Units from South Morang, Mernda and Doreen were responded to a going structure Fire at a residential address.
Working Smoke Alarms had alerted the family who evacuated safely and called 000.
Arriving quickly on scene CFA Fire Fighters wearing BA (Breathing Apparatus) conducted an aggressive internal attack confining the fire to the rear of the home.

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Police, Ambulance, Gas and Electricity Company’s were also in attendance.

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2 weeks ago

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How many incidents have we responded to?

BRIGADE INCIDENTS (Current Financial Year)

0 Incidents since 1st July 2020 (As of 02/07/2020)

BRIGADE INCIDENTS (Previous Financial Years)

247 Incidents were attended by the brigade (2019/20)
294 Incidents were attended by the brigade (2018/19)
329 Incidents were attended by the brigade (2017/18)

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