35 Years of Operational Women


35 Years of Operational Women

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This year, MFB is commemorating 35 years since the first operational women joined our organisation.

To celebrate, we have developed a travelling exhibition featuring the stories and first-hand accounts of the inspiring operational women who helped shape MFB.

Join us to honour the vital role women have played in emergency services and pay tribute to their important contribution to Victoria’s fire and rescue service.

The free exhibition features photos, interviews and historical research to capture the stories of just some of the women who have helped shape MFB.

The exhibition is being hosted at the Queen Victoria Women's Centre located at Ground floor, 210 Lonsdale Street from 3 December 2018 -25 January 2019. Entry is free and the public can view the exhibition Monday through Friday from 9am – 5pm.  

The exhibition will travel around Melbourne and Victoria throughout 2019, alternatively you can read about our story https://www.ourstorymfb.org.au/

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