Before burning off, check with your local council to see what local laws apply. And register your burn-off on 1800 668 511.
CFA and MFB have launched a new campaign to help raise awareness of the little mistakes people can make which may lead to a home fire.
More Victorians are heeding fire safety messages with an 18 per cent drop in the number of preventable house fires compared to the same time last year.
For the 4th year in a row brigades will open their doors to the community for CFA Open Day.
Firefighters have praised a good Samaritan who helped rescue an elderly couple from their burning Wyndham Vale home.