Smoke alarms provide an essential early warning and time to evacuate safely, but only if they work.
Victorians will start to see more smoke from planned burns carried out by the Department of Environment and Primary Industries (DEPI) and Parks Victoria.
CFA is offering health checks to any people who may have eaten fish caught as part of recreational activities from the lake at CFA Training College Fiskville. The lake contains residues from firefighting foams previously used in training.
Dromana CFA Captain and primary school teacher Ben Griffiths was one of many volunteers highlighted during National Volunteer Week (13-19 May). Find out more here.
Fire crews and ambos were called to Fountain Gate shopping centre food court after reports of fumes - luckily they quickly found the "sauce".