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Wangaratta Urban Fire Brigade Wangaratta, Victoria

Fire station

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26 Handley Street Wangaratta Victoria 3677 (map)
phone
+61 03 5721 2486

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Opening Hours

By appointment only.

Entry Fee

Free entry.

Location

26 Handley Street Wangaratta Victoria

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Wangaratta Urban Fire Brigade, Wangaratta

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Wangaratta Urban Fire Brigade, Wangaratta

Photograph

colour photograph

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Photo showing the mangled and burnt remains of a Semi trailer - that occurred during thick fog in Glenrowan in 19??. The prime mover of the truck is facing forward , but is behind the remains of the trailer.

Inscriptions & Markings

Semi smash (in fog) Glenrowan 19?

Wangaratta Urban Fire Brigade, Wangaratta

Photograph

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b.collier
1985

color photo

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Brendon Collier up at ladder against a tree trunk with a fire hose putting out a tree stump smouldering

Inscriptions & Markings

Brendon Collier 1985

Wangaratta Urban Fire Brigade, Wangaratta

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Wangaratta Urban Fire Brigade, Wangaratta

framed certificate

certificate in a deep brown wooden frame which has a narrow gold colourer inside border

Inscriptions & Markings

VICTORIA POLICE (emblem above the words) Presented to Wangaratta C.F.A in appreciation of your contributions towards the P District Police Open Day 1988. signed by the Coordinator and the Acting chief superintendent of the P district

Wangaratta Urban Fire Brigade, Wangaratta

Photograph

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running team
p.graham
a.clarke
j.comonsoli
j.hemphill
r.brooke
c. 1968

black and white photo

Historical information

Running team 'racing' pulling and behind the hose reel in front of small crowd

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L to R (circ1968) Peter Graham Arthur Clarke (partially hidden) Jim Comonsoli Ron Brooke (STAMPED) le dawn studios specialised photohraphy WANGARATTA 59a Murpy st. 'PHONE 3675

Wangaratta Urban Fire Brigade, Wangaratta

photograph

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mva
1996

color photograph

Historical information

26 Dec 96 M.V.A @ Hume F/W North Wang

Inscriptions & Markings

(top left) 26 Dec 96 M.V.A @ Hume F/W North Wang

Wangaratta Urban Fire Brigade, Wangaratta

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Wangaratta Urban Fire Brigade, Wangaratta

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Wangaratta Urban Fire Brigade, Wangaratta

framed photo

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j. commonsoli, ,j. kerr, j. hemphill, n. george, j. murtagh, a. clarke, p. graham, j. briese
running team
1969

Historical information

STATE DEMONSTRATION - MIDURA 1969 EIGHT MAN HOSE AND LADDER TIME 21:66 3RD PLACE BACK ROW: J. Commonsoli, ,J. Kerr, J. Hemphill, N. George, J. Murtagh FRONT ROW: A. Clarke (coach), P. Graham, J. Briese

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STATE DEMONSTRATION - MIDURA 1969 EIGHT MAN HOSE AND LADDER TIME 21:66 3RD PLACE BACK ROW: J. Commonsoli, ,J. Kerr, J. Hemphill, N. George, J. Murtagh FRONT ROW: A. Clarke (coach), P. Graham, J. Briese

Wangaratta Urban Fire Brigade, Wangaratta

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Wangaratta Urban Fire Brigade, Wangaratta

framed certificate

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juniors
nathan jenson
2001

black plastic framed certificate

Historical information

Second place in the under 17 'Marshall I competitor' (Nathan Jenson), at the Junior State Championships Bendigo 2001

Wangaratta Urban Fire Brigade, Wangaratta

Photograph

Medal Presentation to Gary Robinson - might be 12yr badge

Historical information

Gary Robinson Alex Carmody John Kerr presentation at what looks like the Ely St fire station

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Gary Robinson Alex Carmody John Kerr

Wangaratta Urban Fire Brigade, Wangaratta

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Wangaratta Urban Fire Brigade, Wangaratta

photograph

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joan rosser
allan mills
1970

4 x colour photographs of members and families having a picnic in what looks like Merriwa Park (the park below and behind the Ely St Station)

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colour photograph of members and families having a picnic .3 Joan Rosser in centre (white skirt, blue top)

Inscriptions & Markings

No.7 in a circle - centre(.1) (social committee) in a circle - below the above(.2) .4 Allan Mills cooking the bbq

Wangaratta Urban Fire Brigade, Wangaratta

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Wangaratta Urban Fire Brigade, Wangaratta

photograph - auxillary members

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auxillary
karen bell
maxine webb
angela sheetz
dianne mills
sue kayler thompson
linda young
lorraine grenfell pat briese
pat prendergast
tess haynes
joan rosser
dorothy wise

Black and white photograph of auxillary members at Ely Street fire station

Historical information

Black and white photograph of auxillary members at Ely Street fire station. Taken in the meeting room in front of concertina doors. TOP L - R Karen Bell, Maxine Webb, Angela Sheetz, Dianne Mills, Sue Kayler Thompson, Linda Young, Lorraine Grenfell FRONT L - R Pat Briese, Pat Prendergast, Tess Haynes, Joan Rosser, Dorothy Wise

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5, Ladies auxiliary

Wangaratta Urban Fire Brigade, Wangaratta

frame picture

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1978
dodge

simple brown frame with a certificate

Historical information

Certificate that the Wang urban fire brigade 'dodge' made it to the top of Mt Buffalo in 1978

Inscriptions & Markings

This is to certify that the 'W. F. B 1938 Dodge' made it to the top of Mt Buffalo during the Bushranger rally 1979. signed by D.S Saunders Director of National Parks (top right quarter) (illustration of winding road over the other 3/4)

Wangaratta Urban Fire Brigade, Wangaratta

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Wangaratta Urban Fire Brigade, Wangaratta

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Wangaratta Urban Fire Brigade, Wangaratta

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Wangaratta Urban Fire Brigade, Wangaratta

Dorothy Wise

Historical information

Joined as husband is/was a volunteer Keith. Their children are Sharon and Trevor (Sharon - Auxillary member, Trevor Junior and Senior runner) auxiliary member 1 September 1963 - 2014 when she resigned form the auxiliary as a life member. president 1978 - 1980, 1990 - , secretary 1988 - 1990. Currently is classed as a brigade member.

Wangaratta Urban Fire Brigade, Wangaratta

Framed Certificate

certificate of appreciation to the 'brigade' from the rural city of Wangaratta council

Wangaratta Urban Fire Brigade, Wangaratta

framed certificate

'Chief Officers Certificate of Efficiency' certificate in a simple and narrow silver tone frame. Paper is slightly rusty.

Inscriptions & Markings

COUNTRY FIRE AUTHORITY 'Chief Officers Certificate of Efficiency' awarded to Wangaratta 1985

Wangaratta Urban Fire Brigade, Wangaratta

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Wangaratta Urban Fire Brigade, Wangaratta

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Wangaratta Urban Fire Brigade, Wangaratta

Photograph

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training ground
1985

3 black and photos

Historical information

Building of the CFA training ground in Shanley St Wangaratta

Inscriptions & Markings

.1, .2 CFA training ground 1985 .3 Building CFA training ground 1985

Wangaratta Urban Fire Brigade, Wangaratta

framed certificate

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2001
juniors
travis allen
brendan gordon

black plastic framed certificate

Historical information

3rd place, under 17, Marshall Two Competitor (Travis Allen, Brendan Gordon), at the Junior State Championships, Bendigo 2001

Wangaratta Urban Fire Brigade, Wangaratta

Photograph

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mario tomanio
1984

color photograph

Historical information

15/9/84 Mario Tomanio at back 'pumper'

Inscriptions & Markings

15/9/84 Mario Tomanio

Wangaratta Urban Fire Brigade, Wangaratta