Funds will be used to purchase an overhead projector and screen to assist with the training of volunteers and reviewing operational feedback from local incidents.
Hilldene Fire Brigade is a small rural fire brigade in a region in Country Victoria that primarily consists of grazing properties, large horse breeding studs and small rural blocks. The brigade has approximately 70 members, all of whom are volunteers. The brigade attends around 120 fires each year, varying from grass fires to motor vehicle accidents and house fires. The new equipment will help them train volunteers more effectively.