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.
Twenty-five firefighters graduated from Fiskville training college today, the second group to pass through the college this year.
A specialist CFA rescue crew from Dandenong have freed a man trapped under 700kg of steel at a factory in Keysborough.
CFA firefighters are continuing to black out a suspicious blaze in a factory packing yard at Red Cliffs near Mildura this morning.