79 Schotters Road, Mernda, Victoria
03 9717 3945

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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

Grass Fire in Mernda – 20/02/19

On the afternoon of Wednesday, 20th February 2019, Mernda CFA volunteers were responded to a grass fire at the end of Everard Road in Mernda. The fire was burning quickly[…]

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Easter is coming to Mernda!

The Easter Bunny is coming back to Mernda with more eggs for the kids! Mernda CFA is proud to present the Mernda CFA Easter Egg Hunt 2019.There will be rides,[…]

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Welcome to merndacfa.com.au

We are pleased to welcome visitors to the new website for the Mernda Fire Brigade – www.merndacfa.com.au. Through our new site, we hope to inform and educate our local Mernda[…]

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This afternoon Mernda CFA volunteers were responded to a grass fire at the end of Everard Road in Mernda. The fire was burning quickly in the grass land at the rear of the Mernda Villages estate. Mernda Captain David Weedon quickly responded extra trucks to assist. Up to 40 CFA vehicles responded to the call for help, stopping the fire withing 100 meters of residential properties bordering the parkland. A community warning was issued for residents north of Everard to alert of the impending danger. The fire was marked as under control at approximately 6pm burning a total of 10 hectares. Fire trucks remained on scene for the next 2 hours ensuring the fire was extinguished.

We appreciate the support we received so far. Words can not express how much it means to be supported by such a great community.

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#BREAKING: An uncontrolled grass fire is spreading quickly towards homes in Mernda, with several emergency services on scene.

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How many incidents have we responded to?

BRIGADE INCIDENTS (Current Financial Year)

187 Incidents since 1st July 2018 (As of 21/02/2019)

BRIGADE INCIDENTS (Previous Financial Year)

329 Incidents were attended by the brigade

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