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International Firefighters Day 2018

04 May 2018 - 05 May 2018

International Firefighters Day (IFFD) allows the world to recognize and honour the sacrifices that our firefighters make to keep our communities and environment safe.

Memories of the recent devastating fires that marred the Eden District will be forever etched on the collective consciousness of our community. Firefighters dedicate their lives to the protection of life and property. Sometimes that dedication is in the form of countless hours volunteered over many years and at times even their lives. 

On Friday, the 4th of May, the world celebrates International Firefighters’ Day where we honour the bravery and commitment of these individuals.  Proud Sponsor Oakhurst Insurance,  along with the greater George community will recognise the sacrifices that firefighters make to ensure that their communities and environment are as safe as possible.

Date:                     Friday 4th May
Time:                     15h00
Event:                   Grand parade through city of fire engines from all participating Western and Southern Cape Fire Departments,
                            approximately 30 vehicles are expected to participate. The parade will also include a drilling squad made up of members from                                              participating departments.The public is encouraged to dress in red and blue and to show their support during the parade.

 

Date:                    Saturday 5th May
Time:                    10H00 – 15H00
Venue:                  Garden Route Mall, Parking area – Fruit and Veg
Events:                 10h00 – 11h00: Demonstrations

                            10h00 – 14h00: Potjiekos Competition

                            11h00 – 14h00: Team challenges – teams of 4 firefighters will participate in a series of challenges including
                                                   Hose roll, Ladder, Fireman’s Carry

                           15h00 – 16h00: Prizegiving

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Last published 19 April 2018