What is the CFS
SA Volunteer Fire Fighters Museum Inc.
A CFSVA Sub Committee
Fire services all around Australia are making great achievements in preserving the physical reminders of their firefighting heritage.
At a meeting held in February 2006 between CFS, CFSVA volunteers and staff, a Working Party was formed to investigate how to best preserve the significant heritage of the CFS.
The working party comprised the following members:
The Working Party obtained funding from CFS and the then VFBA, now VA and has leased a large pavilion at the former Naracoorte Showgrounds which houses a number of 'out of service' appliances.
Now a CFS Committee of both the CFS and CFSVA members it has:
In January 2012, the establishment of a registered museum took place, along with a name change to the SA Volunteer Fire Fighters Museum Inc.
The SA Volunteer Fire Fighters Museum Inc. is seeking gifts of items worthy of preservation which, when ultimately displayed, will be suitably acknowledged. CFS members with items of interest are asked to contact Rex Hall on either 08 8762 1424, or 0417 081 560 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Preservation of the history of the volunteer services of South Australia
See what is happening with the Committee at their website here: www.cfsheritage.org.au
Information and Photos from the Heritage Working Party Brochure