In Emergency   000 
Victorian Bushfire Information  Line (VBIL) 1800 240 667
Burn-Off Notification Line.     1800 668 511  

Welcome to our website

Junortoun is located 9 kilometers east of Bendigo on the McIvor Highway.
Junortoun Fire brigade, a volunteer fire and emergency service has been serving the community since 1943, we respond to a wide range of emergencies from house & wildfires to motor vehicle accidents and hazmat incidents.
The brigade has a close working relationship with other emergency services to help keep the community safe.

    Home Fire Safety Hints

    Smoke Alarms

    Only working smoke alarms save lives.
    Smoke detectors should be cleaned and have their batteries changed at least annually.
    Don't wait until the low battery warning beeps. .  
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    Burning Off
    Burning off grass, stubble, weeds, undergrowth or other vegetation is generally permitted outside the Fire Danger Period.

    Local laws on burn-offs can apply year-round.

    Check with your local council before lighting up. 
    HOME Security & FIRE SAFETY

    Never Deadlock yourself in your home.
    Develop and practice your home escape plan, have two ways to escape from each room.

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     Do you know the potential hots spots for fire in your home?
    Visit the interactive hot spot house.

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    Like to Join us
    CFA volunteers come from all walks of life: mums, dads, professionals, tradespeople, students, retirees – everyone is welcome to apply.