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November 24, 2018 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

It is time for the annual Volunteer Wildfire Services Open Day 2018. Taking place once again at the Newlands Forest Fire Base in Newlands.

Join them for a fun-filled family and awareness day as they demonstrate their fire-fighting skills and raise awareness about wildfires along with our base partner, Table Mountain National Park.

Come and participate in the activities for all kids adult kids as well. There will be various things happening on the day such as abseiling, snake displays, firefighting equipment, fire truck rides, tug-of-war, indoor and outdoor exhibitions, and helicopters. The thrilling helicopter and firefighting displays will be followed by an end of day foam party.

Delicious foods will be on sale eg. boerewors rolls, hot dogs, pizza and pancakes to help you keep the hunger at bay while having a great time. Also, some cool merchandise and awesome kids firefighting toys on sale.

Payments in cash and through Snapscan will be accepted only, so please bring cash along or register on Snapscan by downloading the app via www.snapscan.co.za.

While there is some parking at Newlands Forest firebase this will be used for moms and tots. There will be plenty of Parking at the University of Cape Town and free shuttles will be operating to being people to Newlands Firebase – please see the map below.


November 24, 2018
9:00 am - 4:00 pm