Monthly Archives: July 2014

SA Fire Museum Community Appeal

Thursday 19th June 2014 The development of a new museum in the South East dedicated to South Australia’s fire fighting history progressed to its next stage with an appeal for donations to help accelerate the project. A committee of CFS … Continue reading

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SA to get firefighting museum

Wednesday, 26th March 2014 A dedicated team of CFS volunteers have finally secured leasing arrangements with the State Government after almost a decade of negotiations, to establish a fire-fighting museum in the South East. Volunteer Fire Fighters Museum Chairman Rex … Continue reading

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Old tanker heads to heritage museum

Tuesday, 7 September 2010 The CFS Heritage Committee has announced the acquisition of a decommissioned CFS tanker to be added to its fleet of historic vehicles. The former Coonalpyn tanker had been in service since the early 1980s and later … Continue reading

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Work initiative restores fire truck

Thursday, 23 April 2009 The CFS Heritage Committee will today take possession of an old fire truck that was restored through the efforts of a dedicated group of unemployed workers as part of a job creation initiative. CFS Heritage Committee … Continue reading

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New Museum Website

The SAVFFM now has a new name and website.  It has changed from the CFS Heritage Committee to the SA Volunteer Firefighters Museum Inc to better reflect the purpose of the Museum.

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