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Exciting Funding Boost for the SAVFFM

At the Annual General Meeting of the SAVFFM held in Naracoorte on November 10th 2018 we were privileged to have the presence of Mr. Tony Pasin MP, Federal Member for Barker. Mr. Pasin has been a long-time supporter of the … Continue reading

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New Flood light for the Fire Fighters Memorial turned on

The floodlight at the Fire Fighters Memorial, installed before Christmas with the assistance of the Naracoorte Lucindale Council, is now illuminating the Memorial after dark. The Fire Fighters Museum members are shown above with the Burgess-Ross family to record the … Continue reading

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Two big events in April 2018 to mark in your calendar

SA Volunteer Fire Fighters Museum Inc. Country Music Concert, Naracoorte Town Hall, 7.30 PM on Friday the April 6th 2018 SA Volunteer Fire Fighters Museum Inc. CFS Memorial Service, At the Memorial site, 50 Kingston Ave, Naracoorte. At 11am on … Continue reading

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SA Volunteer Fire Fighters Museum announces significant progress, a membership drive, and exciting events in the near future

The first State-wide fund-raising appeal and awareness campaign will commence later this week with a Membership drive with details included in the new website (www.savffm.net.au) and a $10 annual membership fee. It is anticipated that it will not only generate … Continue reading

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Memorial Wall to fallen fire fighters.

The South Australian public is being asked to get behind an exciting new initiative supporting the continued development of the SA Volunteer Fire Fighters Museum complex at Naracoorte. Stage 1 of this development is a Memorial Wall to fallen fire … Continue reading

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SA Volunteer Fire Fighters Museum Inc (SAVFFM) reunion

Firefighters reunite South Australian Country Fire Service (CFS) volunteers are invited to the SA Volunteer Fire Fighters Museum Inc (SAVFFM) reunion on the October long weekend. All past and present members (staff and volunteer) as well as their families are … Continue reading

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South East Field Days 2015

The SA Volunteer Fire Fighters Museum as at this years South East Field Days at Lucindale, South Australia on Friday 20th and Saturday 21st March 2015. A large display of memorabilia, photographs and equipment were on display along with the … Continue reading

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Pist ‘N’ Broke Vintage Rally 2015

The Pist ‘N’ Broke Vintage Rally 2015, organised by the Naracoorte Historic Vehicle Club was held this weekend at the Naracoorte Showgrounds. The Museum had all appliances out for display with a large historic picture and equipment display inside the … Continue reading

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The Tatiara Men’s Shed restoration project

Article from the Border Chronicle, March 3rd 2015. The Tatiara Men’s Shed has helped restore a piece of volunteer fire service history. The task began when the SA Volunteer Fire Fighters Museum delivered a 1950s competition and training trailer to … Continue reading

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Museum Open Day

A most successful and well attended day was held on Sunday with the 2014 Museum Open Day.  This Coincided with the start of the Bushfire Action Week.

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