Ararat Fire Brigade
The members of the Ararat Urban Fire Brigade are all volunteers and are available 24 hours a day for the combating of fires, attending motor vehicle accidents and any other incidents and any other incidents who require assistance. Over the past years the brigade has conducted fire brigade competitions with up to 15-20 victorian brigades from as far away as Mildura, Portland, Geelong, Ballarat, Maryborough and Swan Hill having attended. This includes at least 100 personnel including competitors and officials aging from 12 to 70 year. Brigade has not led any competitions recently of the track surface conditions.