What has your executive officer been up to?



Hello everyone,


Over the last few months, I have attended various meetings including:

  • VFRS Training Advisory Group

  • DFES New training academy

  • Executive committee

  • Volunteer Advisory Committee

  • L2 Personal Protective Clothing PAT (PPC)

  • Volunteer Sustainability Committee

  • Respiratory Protective Equipment PAT (RPE)

  • Hardship Fund Meeting

  • Height Safety PAT

  • Competition

  • Chief Supers

  • Bushfire Centre of excellence Meeting (BCoE)

  • New Radios PAT

  • Heavy tanker PAT

  • Incident Control Vehicle / Project Advisory Team (ICV PAT)

  • Minister's meeting

  • DFES ICT meeting.

In addition, I attended the Junior Championships, Volunteer WA Forum, and various Department of Fire and Emergency Services functions including the WA Volunteer of the Year Awards, WAFES and the State Bushfire Advisory meeting.

As always if you have any concerns or issues I am only a phone call or an email away.


Ken O’Reilly

Executive Officer

Volunteer Fire and Rescue Services Association