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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.

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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 of Fire truck and 3 members

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1980
mercedes benz
craig musselwhite
david stone
trevor wise

Black and white photograph of 3 members in front of the Mercedes fire truck for fire awareness week.

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Black and white photograph of 3 members in front of the Mercedes Benz fire truck for fire awareness week. apprx 1980. Craig Musselwhite, David stone, Trevor Wise

Wangaratta Urban Fire Brigade, Wangaratta

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Wangaratta Urban Fire Brigade, Wangaratta

photograph

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benalla areodrome

3 color photographs

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Gliding Championships Benalla Aerodrome Jan. 1987

Inscriptions & Markings

diagonal across left corner(.1) Gliding Championships Benalla Aerodrome Jan. 1987 centre right 219199

Wangaratta Urban Fire Brigade, Wangaratta

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Wangaratta Urban Fire Brigade, Wangaratta

Photograph - washing hoses

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heinz baytayla
peter graham
farmer
ely st

2 black and white photographs washing hoses and trailer pump.

Historical information

Out the front of the Ely St fire station (next door to OPSM as shown in the right of the photo). photo .1: Heinz Baytayla (left), Peter Graham (hosing), (the other 2 people are unknown) are washing fire hoses, the trailer pump and its hard suction hoses (long 'pipes' at feet of Heinz) after a fire - probably a grass fire as the tanker is in the background and they are in short sleeves. photo .2: Heinz Baytayla, S/officer Farmer, Peter Graham.

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cleaning up S/S S/ Farmer

Wangaratta Urban Fire Brigade, Wangaratta

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Wangaratta Urban Fire Brigade, Wangaratta

Photograph

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joe grenfell
fire awareness
1985

2 black and white photos

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S/O Joe Grenfell outside K- mart Fire Prevention week - squatting down 'helping' various children to spray water out of the fire hose.

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S/O Joe Grenfell outside K- mart Fire Prevention week 1985

Wangaratta Urban Fire Brigade, Wangaratta

4x photograph - auxiliary

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auxiliary
dianne mills
pat prendergast
beryl nolan
annette norley
dorothy wise
pat briese, jean brown, sue read
lamington drive

2 x colour photographs of the auxiliary making lamingtons. 2 x black and white photographs of the auxiliary making lamingtons.

Historical information

2 x colour photographs of the auxiliary members making lamingtons at the Ely St fire station meeting room and kitchen. Photo 1 L-R: unknown person at sink, Dianne Mills(in kitchen), Pat Prendergast, Beryl Nolan, Annette Norley, unknown person on right edge. Photo .2 L_R: Dianne Mills, Annette Norley, Pat Prendergast. .3 - front L to front R around table - Pat Prendegast, Dorothy Wise, ? , ? , Pat Briese, Jean Brown back table L-R - , ? , Sue Read( half a head showing), ? , .4 - front L to front R around table - Pat Prendegast, Dorothy Wise, ? , ? , Pat Briese, Jean Brown back table L-R - Sue Read, ? , ? ,

Inscriptions & Markings

lamington drive - top left .3 and .4 have "lamington drive Ladies Aux 1985 on back in the middle in pen

Wangaratta Urban Fire Brigade, Wangaratta

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Wangaratta Urban Fire Brigade, Wangaratta

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Mark Prentice

Wangaratta Urban Fire Brigade, Wangaratta

framed certificate

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The text under the hospitals shield/emblem is centered and says... ROYAL CHILDRENS HOSPITAL MELBOURNE PATRON HER MAJESTY THE QUEEN Certificate of Appreciation Presented to THE WANGARATTA FIRE BRIGADE LADIES AUXILLARY in Grateful Recognition of your generous support (signed by the president) 6th September 1979 No.635

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

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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

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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

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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

Photograph

3 photographs

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Photographs of a practice dummy 'dressed as O.I.C Ron Webb' in the back room of the Ely St Station 1985 with and without the real Ron Webb.

Inscriptions & Markings

.1, .3 - O.I.C Ron Webb 1985

Wangaratta Urban Fire Brigade, Wangaratta

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Wangaratta Urban Fire Brigade, Wangaratta

frame picture

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1978
dodge

simple brown frame with a certificate

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

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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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5 photographs

Wangaratta Urban Fire Brigade, Wangaratta

framed photo

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december 2000, r.kaine, d.robinson, j.zavec, m.berry, a.meloury, a.mills, n.jensen, t.philp, d.brambly, b.green, k.wise, b.sanders, n.mcdonald, j.mitchell, p.langford, w.brown, p.graham, k.howard, j.kerr, b.collier, s.bailey, j.bighmam, d.searl, j.grenfell, a.mcnanmara
j.rosser,. lt m.prentice, f/o p. scragg, f/o a. gaston, o/o s. kreltszheim, lt p. grant, f/o c. stiblj, chairman t. poulter, secretary k. still
absent: f/o s. sutton, lt t. mcdonald, j. martin, t, sanders, s. sheldrick, d. weatherall, a. white. - runners j. mcdonald, c. ryan, m. ryan, m. wyatt

framed colour photo of brigade members (inc. staff) mounted within in a navy coloured mat. The photo is mounted separately to the description of members below it.

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WANGARATTA URBAN FIRE BRIGADE - 11th DECEMBER 2000 (in a box above the following text)

Inscriptions & Markings

WANGARATTA URBAN FIRE BRIGADE - 11th DECEMBER 2000 (in a box above the following text) BACK ROW: R.KAINE, D.ROBINSON, J.ZAVEC, M.BERRY, A.MELOURY, A.MILLS, N.JENSEN, T.PHILP, D.BRAMBLY, B.GREEN, K.WISE, B.SANDERS MIDDLE ROW: N.McDONALD, J.MITCHELL, P.LANGFORD, W.BROWN, P.GRAHAM, K.HOWARD, J.KERR, B.COLLIER, S.BAILEY, J.BIGHMAM, D.SEARL, J.GRENFELL, A.McNANMARA FONT ROW: J.ROSSER,. Lt M.PRENTICE, F/O P. SCRAGG, F/O A. GASTON, O/O S. KRELTSZHEIM, Lt P. GRANT, F/O C. STIBLJ, CHAIRMAN T. POULTER, SECRETARY K. STILL ABSENT: F/O S. SUTTON, Lt T. McDONALD, J. MARTIN, T, SANDERS, S. SHELDRICK, D. WEATHERALL, A. WHITE. - Runners J. McDONALD, C. RYAN, M. RYAN, M. WYATT

Wangaratta Urban Fire Brigade, Wangaratta

FRAMED PHOTO

INSET COLOUR PHOTO OF A STANDING JACK PREDERGAST AND TOM SANDERSON with printed writing both above and below the photo

Inscriptions & Markings

above photo WANGARATTA FIRE BRIGADE AFTER 30 YEARS SERVICE 1973 below photo JACK PREDERGAST, TOM SANDERSON

Wangaratta Urban Fire Brigade, Wangaratta

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Wangaratta Urban Fire Brigade, Wangaratta

Framed Certificate

Framed certificate given to the 'brigade' to acknowledge its support during the 'BEAUREPAIRS OLYMPIC SUPPORTERS RUN' which supported the Olympics for Melbourne, Australia, 1996. signed by the President, Olympic gold medallist, beaurepairs and a senior police sergeant.

Wangaratta Urban Fire Brigade, Wangaratta

coloured framed photo - 4 man 'Y' state junior champions 1987

Inscriptions & Markings

4 man 'Y' state junior champions 1987(above photo) Back: M Nolan, P. Grenfell Front: M. Zeuchener, M.Brown Time: 8.14sec.

Wangaratta Urban Fire Brigade, Wangaratta

Photograph

Medal Presentation to Gary Robinson - might be 12yr badge

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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

Photograph

Wangaratta Urban Fire Brigade, Wangaratta

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Keith Wise

Wangaratta Urban Fire Brigade, Wangaratta