Chrome Bumpers is an event held by the South East Chrome Bumpers typically in Pakenham on the first Friday of the month. The event raises valuable funds for the Toomuc Fire Brigade, a member of the Country Fire Authority. Events are well attended, with BBQ's and even Coffee supplied by Float n Coffee. A big thanks to everyone who attended to support our fire brigade.I was slightly under the weather, so could not stay the whole event, but on my way out I thought i would try and get a few 360 panorama images. Sadly because I was using my camera hand held, and had not

As a volunteer one of the most important things we do is training, and often this tends to be 'pretending' that something is on fire. Over time the training has improved and we now have access to what is known as 'hot fire props' which are basically specially designed shipping containers which have been set up to be able to be set on fire in certain places under controlled conditions. This gives us a great chance to experience real training and all of the urgency that comes with it rather than just pretending something is on fire.It was a great night with valuable experience gained. Images