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The Fire Services Museum of Victoria is an organisation dedicated to the preservation and showcasing of fire-fighting memorabilia from Victoria, Australia and overseas. It boasts one of the largest collections of fire-fighting memorabilia in Australia, with it being located in one of its prized exhibits: the original headquarters of the Metropolitan Fire Brigade (MFB) on the corner of Gisborne St and Victoria Parade, East Melbourne.

Today the museum is run completely by volunteers, each with a unique background with the fire services; Some being former and current members of Fire Rescue Victoria, the MFB, Country Fire Authority (CFA), Department of Environment and Primary Industries (DEPI) and many more other fire-related agencies.

For the most up to date news on coming displays, events and other places you
might see the Museum's team and vehicles please check our Facebook Page

Fire Services Museum Temporary closure Extended
The Museum will be closed from Monday 20th Dec 21 until Further Notice

This is due to our not having enough volunteers to guarantee opening times during this period

We expect to be open again late Feb - Tours for groups of 10 or more can be arranged
by contacting us via email.
The online store will continue to poperate during this period.

We would Love more volunteers so we can open more often, attend
more events etc ! Check out our volunteering page for details.

As always Please check our Facebook Page for the latest information.

XMAS Toy Sale !!
Check out our News Page to see our XMAS Toy Sale !!
News Page

It was children's week - 23rd to 31st of October !
We made some word finds, word scrambles and some other puzzles and are posting
them daily on our facebook page !
Don't Facebook ? No problem ! They are also here on our puzzles page

These are downloadable pdf's you can print. If you have ideas for puzzles or
drawings for us to add please email them to us at enquiries@fsmv.net.au so we can
make them into pdf's to share.
Our coloring sheets are on our kids colouring page

New "Firie Family Article
Sally Johnson has provided us with some recollections of growing up around the MFB Band
including some old Band programmes and articles.
“The Music Man” Click on the link to read this wonderful contribution from Sally

Webpage updates !

We have converted our webpage to use https instead of http, so you will now see the litte padlock when you connect to us. Please let us know if you find any issues when looking around our site via our Contact Page

We have also published "Born Under the Bells" by Trish Dwight which she wrote during the Melbourne COVID lockdown last year. Why not have a read here and maybe send us in your own recollections which we can publish for you via our webpage and social media

Email address changes
Please note the Fire Services Museum is migrating from fsmvic@tpg.com.au to enquiries@fsmv.net.au as our primary email address !

Souvenirs Page
We have updated our souvenirs page and can now accept financial donations via the page.
So to see what we have jump over to our Souvenirs Page

Kids colouring Page and a puzzles page
We are adding things to our kids colouring page
These are downloadable pdf's you can print. If you have drawings for us to add
please email them to us at enquiries@fsmv.net.au so we can add them.
Then we can make them into pdf's to share.

We have also added a puzzles page which has some jigsaws
and will soon have some crosswords as well

Last Update: Thursday 20th January 2022