Firefighters on a stair climb to glory

More than 700 men and women climbed 28 floors carrying 25kg of gear to raise awareness for mental health, PTSD and suicide, in the annual Melbourne Firefighter Stair Climb yesterday. Andrea A. Thiis-Evensen and Ezra Holt report.

Stair climb footage is by Amy McKernan, a Monash student and volunteer firefighter who took part.