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Metropolitan Fire Service (MFS) Open Day

The annual Metropolitan Fire Service (MFS) Open Day will be held on Saturday, 9 November 2019, straight after the National Pharmacies Christmas Pageant!

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 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 firefighting appliances and equipment
  • An interactive child fire safety education display, including the ‘Stop, Cover, Drop and Roll’ game
  • Road crash rescue demonstrations with our Road Awareness Program (RAP) team
  • Simulated rope rescue from heights by specialised firefighters
  • Discover common causes of house and other structure fires and how to prevent them
  • Learn how your family can prevent or survive a house fire, including how to escape a fire
  • Meet MFS and fellow emergency services 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.


Event Location: Adelaide Fire Station 

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09 Nov 2019


11:00 am - 2:30 pm


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