What’s On in Brisbane for Families

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Moreton Bay Emergency Services Expo | Woodford

22 April, 2023 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm

Moreton Bay Emergency Services Expo

Say hello to all your local heroes at the Emergency Services Expo on Saturday 22nd of April 2023 at Woodford Showgrounds.

This event will bring together a range of emergency services from the local community and beyond including but not limited to Queensland Police, Queensland Ambulance service, SES, Queensland Fire and Emergency Services, Australian Red Cross, Life Flight Australia and more.

Get up close with emergency service vehicles and equipment, and learn about the important work they do to keep us all safe. 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. The main arena will have a full program of demonstrations running from 9am – 1pm.

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.


22 April, 2023
9:00 am - 1:00 pm
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Woodford Showgrounds
38 Neurum Road
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