The Riddells Creek Fire Brigade is responsible for the prevention and suppression of fires in the Riddells Creek and surrounding areas. Riddells Creek is a small country town nestled in the foot hills of the Macedon ranges and is located approximately 50 kilometres north west of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia and with an estimated population of 3400 residents.
The brigade is a fully volunteer organisation and is supported by paid staff at District 2 headquarters at Bendigo. None of our members are not paid for performing their role on a day to day basis. Click here to see a list of the brigades current Officers and Managers.
As stated above, we are not only responsible for attending emergencies, but also preventing fires and engaging with the public in order to “create a safer community”.
Some of these additional roles include Community Safety programs Fire Equipment Maintenance (FEM) and Catering & Support