The Annual SA MFS Open Day 2018
The annual Metropolitan Fire Service (MFS) Open Day will be held on Saturday, 10 November 2018, straight after the Credit Union Christmas Pageant! Enjoy free, post-pageant family fun as the MFS opens the doors to 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.
The MFS will also be joined by Country Fire Service (CFS), State Emergency Service (SES), South Australia Police (SAPOL), SA Ambulance Service (SAAS) personnel and their vehicles, appliances and equipment.
Highlights of the day include:
- A close look at their 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 the Road Awareness Program (RAP) team.
- Simulated rope rescue from heights by specialised firefighters.
- Meet MFS, 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.
Spread the word, invite your family and friends!
For more information and all enquiries please visit MFS website.
What: MFS Open Day
When: Saturday 10 November 2018 | Doors open 11am until 2.30pm
Where: Adelaide Fire Station (MFS) | 99 Wakefield St, Adelaide
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