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Does this look like your gutters? With Winter fast approaching, now is the perfect time to make sure all of your gutters and downpipes are clear before the real Winter rains begin and you find yourself with water running down the walls or through light fittings. A little prevention now can save so much later.

Car V House in Edithvale

Oh what a feeling?


This is what greeted the crew from Chelsea when they arrived on scene

Chelsea were called to assist in Bristol Avenue, Edithvale around 8.40pm last night (11/08/2013) following an accident when a car went through the front window of a house.

Last Updated (Monday, 12 August 2013 08:29)

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Large Storm Ends Winters Warmest Day

Trees down across Chelsea area


The rain and wind hit Chelsea around 4pm

Following the warmest Melbourne July day on record (23.4 degrees), a strong storm front swept across the Bay and hit the Chelsea operational area at 4pm and as darkness began to fall, so did the trees.

Last Updated (Thursday, 18 July 2013 19:58)

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Super Saturday At Chelsea SES

Big day for volunteers


The start of a busy day

Saturday the 6th of July proved to be a very busy day for the volunteer members at Chelsea SES but not a single call out was recorded. Almost 20 members spent most of the day at the unit participating or assisting in the latest General Rescue assessment as well as some members being tested for Roof Top Safety. On top of this, it was D day for our old pagers with all members receiving their new high tech replacements in a mass change over.

Last Updated (Saturday, 06 July 2013 18:10)

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Lucky We're With AAMI

Central Region AAMI Handover 2013

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AAMI & SES are a winning combination

For 11 years, AAMI and SES have developed, and grown, a relationship that has seen SES volunteer members share in more than 3 Million dollars worth of equipment for their respective units.
Tonight, (11/07/2013) it was Central Region’s turn to be presented with their gear. On hand were Central Region Manager, Ray Jasper, VICSES CEO, Mary Barry and AAMI Senior Sponsorship Adviser, Chris Leat along with representatives from each of the Central Region Units.

Last Updated (Friday, 12 July 2013 12:55)

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Black Saturday and The Recovery Continues

One Family's Struggle to Put Their Lives Back Together


A cold and foggy start to the morning in Kinglake

Over the weekend of the 29th and 30th of June, volunteer members from Chelsea SES along with many other units, returned to Kinglake to assist local residents in the latest chapter of the Chaps and Chainsaws initiative. On a cold and foggy morning, the troops arrived ready to do whatever was needed to take another step in trying to regain some sort of order to the lives of those still affected by the ravages of Black Saturday. But this time we felt that it would be interesting to let you hear the story from those whose lives  were changed so dramatically on that terrible day.

Last Updated (Tuesday, 02 July 2013 21:28)

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