What’s On in Brisbane for Families

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Emergency Services Expo | Samford

20 April @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm

Emergency Services Expo Samford

Say hello to all your local heroes at the Emergency Services Expo Samford on Saturday 20th of April 2024 from 9am – 1pm.

This event will bring together a range of emergency services from the local community and beyond.

Get up close with emergency service vehicles and equipment, and learn about the important work they do to keep us all safe. Kids will enjoy the opportunity to sound the sirens in a Police car, learn the ropes on what it takes to be a State Emergency Service (SES) volunteer, use the fire hose on a rural fire fighting truck, look inside an ambulance, and so much more!

Meet the incredible men and women who work tirelessly to protect our communities, and find out how you can get involved. There will be plenty of fun and educational activities for all ages, including interactive displays, live demonstrations, and more.

Don’t miss out on this exciting event, which promises to be a highlight of the year for anyone interested in emergency services and community safety.

  • Saturday 20th of April 2024 from 9am – 1pm
  • Baden Powell Park, Scout Den & Camp Site, 4 Cash Ave, Samford Village

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20 April
9:00 am - 1:00 pm
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Baden Powell Park
68 Cash Ave
Samford Village,
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