MFS Open Day | Adelaide | 18 Nov 2017

MFS Open Day – Straight after the Credit Union Christmas Pageant!

The annual Metropolitan Fire Service Open Day will be held on Saturday, 18 November, straight after the 2017 Credit Union Christmas Pageant.

Join in for free, post-pageant family fun as the Metropolitan Fire Service (MFS) opens the doors to the Adelaide Fire Station at 99 Wakefield Street, Adelaide between 11.00 am and 2.30 pm.

Meet the dedicated firefighters and staff, have a close-up look at fire appliances, view road crash rescue training and Urban Search and Rescue (USAR) abseiling demonstrations.

Highlights of the day include:

  • A close look at our firefighting appliances and equipment
  • An interactive child fire safety education display, including the ‘Stop, Cover, Drop and Roll’ game
  • Learn how your family can prevent or survive a house fire, including how to escape a fire
  • Discover common causes of house and other structure fires and how to prevent them
  • Road crash rescue demonstrations with our Road Awareness Program (RAP) team
  • Simulated rope rescue from heights by specialised firefighters
  • Meet Country Fire Service (CFS), South Australia Police, State Emergency Service (SES) and SA Ambulance Service (SAAS) personnel and take a look through their vehicles, appliances and equipment
  • An Urban Search and Rescue (USAR) display
  • Enquire about a career as an MFS firefighter

NOTE: If MFS Open Day is a day affected by extreme heat, the MFS will modify activities and displays to ensure the comfort and safety of visitors and staff.


Christmas in Adelaide

Christmas Pageant Guide – your guide to South Australia’s Christmas Pageants

Christmas Events Guide –  check out what’s happening around Adelaide leading up to Christmas

Adelaide Christmas Carols Guide  – COMING SOON

Christmas Lights Adelaide 2017 – the best streets to see Christmas lights around Adelaide – COMING SOON

For more information and all enquiries please visit MFS website.

What:  MFS Open Day

When:  Saturday 18 November 2017  |  Doors open 11am until 2.30pm

Where:  Adelaide Fire Station (MFS) | 99 Wakefield St, Adelaide


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