South Australian Country Fire Service Promotions Unit

Raising awareness of the roles, training and activities of CFS Volunteers state-wide


The SA Country Fire Service

CFS Brigade members are from all walks of life In this section 'What is the CFS', we hope to give you an overview of the functions of the CFS, the roles the members undertake, and their responsibilities, and what happens within CFS Headquarters to assist and support the members.

Some of the questions most commonly asked of the CFS are:

  • So what is the South Australian Country Fire Service all about ?
  • What does the CFS do ?
  • What sorts of things happen in the CFS ?
  • What do the coloured helmets mean ?
  • Who makes up the CFS

Click through some of the highlighted options listed in the menu path to your left and have a closer look at your Country Fire Service.

Photo taken by the CFS Promotions Unit.