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Emergency Service Funds

Emergency Service Funds

Local Emergency Services Share In Funding

Emergency Services in Western Victoria will share in $1,244,950 in funding, to provide essential operational equipment, vehicles, appliances and minor facility improvements for local volunteers.

Member for Western Victoria, Gayle Tierney today announced that 23 local CFA, Life Saving Victoria and VICSES services would share in the funding

The investment is part of the Government’s 2020-21 Volunteer Emergency Services Equipment Program, which see's the Government match every $1 paid by volunteer groups with a $2 co-contribution.

“I’d like to thank all of our volunteer groups for their hard work and congratulate the successful applicants in the 2019-20 round of VESEP grants” said Ms Tierney.

A full list of recipients can be seen below.

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Agency

Name

Description

VESEP grant contribution

(ex. GST)

CFA

Anglesea

Vehicles and Appliances

Ultra-Light Tanker

$120,833.00

CFA

Bookaar

Vehicles and Appliances

Big Fill - Trailer Pump

$60,000.00

CFA

Bostocks Creek

Minor Facility Improvements

Renovation

$64,667.00

CFA

Corangamite

Operational Equipment

Remote Area Lighting & Chainsaw

$1,472.00

CFA

Deans Marsh

Minor Facility Improvements

Fencing

$5,691.00

CFA

Derrinallum

Vehicles and Appliances

Medium Tanker

$321,667.00

CFA

Otway

Vehicles and Appliances

Ultra-Light Tanker

$120,833.00

CFA

Pomborneit & District

Vehicles and Appliances

Ultra-Light Tanker

$120,833.00

CFA

Shelford

Minor Facility Improvements

Two Bay Shed

$99,750.00

CFA

Bessiebelle

Vehicles and Appliances

Big Fill - Trailer Pump

$55,000.00

CFA

Condah

Volunteer Amenities

Computer package and LED light bar for ULT

$1,371.00

CFA

Lyons

Volunteer Amenities

TV, Chairs, Whiteboard, Cabinets & Notice board

$1,169.00

CFA

Narrawong

Volunteer Amenities

Computer, Printer & Software

$1,000.00

CFA

Port Fairy

Minor Facility Improvements

Bi-Fold doors x 3

$33,333.00

VICSES

Bannockburn

Vehicles and Appliances

Ford Ranger

$62,389.00

VICSES

Cobden

Vehicles and Appliances

Ford Ranger

$13,750.00

LSV

Anglesea Surf Life Saving Club

Minor Facility Improvements

Facility re-development including demolition of existing timber posts, installation of new steel posts, replacement of cladding and concrete footings

$27,205.39

LSV

Kennett River Surf Life Saving Club

Operational Equipment

160 litre fuel storage cupboard

$967.00

LSV

Wye River Surf Life Saving Club

Minor Facility Improvements

Indoor furniture - Chairs and Stools, new inflatable rescue vehicle – gen3 Thundercat, WIFI extender mesh network for wife, two defibrillators and spinal board and straps

$15,173.00

LSV

Port Fairy Surf Life Saving Club

Port Fairy Surf Life Saving Club

All-terrain vehicle - Can-am defender

$15,812.67

LSV

Fairhaven Surf Life Saving Club

Operational Equipment, Minor Facility Improvements

Inflatable rescue boat (IRB) Storage Boat Racking, IRB Ancillary Equipment Storage Cupboard and IRB Motor Storage

$6,847.33

LSV

Warrnambool Surf Life Saving Club

Operational Equipment, Vehicles and Appliances

Inflatable rescue boat motor prop guard, rescue kit, two fuels cells and six rescue boards

$15,094.00

MSAR

Portland Surf Life Saving Club MSAR unit

Operational Equipment

PPE equipment for each member including dry suits, helmets and binoculars

$20,093.

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