Events

Around Australia, many communities have decided to celebrate National Red Balloon Day with their own special fundraising event to show their appreciation to their local Fire Services. If you’d like to apply to have your fundraising event listed here, please contact us with the details.

Please find listed below events for the 2018 campaign.

Victoria

Bendigo

National Red Balloon Day

Thank You Fireys Day 2018 - Jumping Castle, Face Painting, TZR Wildlife Display, Sausage Sizzle, CFA Education Unit, Fire Trucks and much more. Free for all fire fighters and their families. Gold coin donation for the general public.

Long Gully Splash Park
Sunday, 25 February, 10am - 3pm
Nathalia

National Red Balloon Day - Nathalia

Thank You Fireys Day 2018 - Fly a Red Balloon from your fence or workplace, add a Red Ribbon to your car, dress in Red and come to Nathalia where we say a great big THANK YOU to our volunteer firefighters. Grab a snag at the sausage sizzle in Blake St plantation, listen to some music while you chat to our local firefighters or wander around town to admire the really RED displays as our local schools vie for the trophy for best display in town.

Blake St, Nathalia
Friday, 23 February, 10am - 2pm
Patterson's Lakes

Thank You Fireys Celebration

Emergency Service Vehicle in attendance with demonstrations Grab a snag from the BBQ. Official NRBD merchandise for sale.

Patterson Lakes Primary School Oval
Saturday, 24 February, 9am - 2pm

Queensland

Bargara

Stephen Bennett Mp - Thank You Fireys Morning Tea

If you're a local firefighter in the Bundaberg or Burnett region, we would be delighted if you could join us at Casablanca On See restaurant in Bargara. Whether you are Urban, Auxiliary or Rural, all Fireys are welcome. Your family is of course welcome and encouraged to attend. For more information or to RSPV, phone 4111 5100 or email burnett@parliament.qld.gov.au. Alternatively please PM Stephen Bennett with your name and number of guests attending..

Stephen Bennett MP
Casablanca On Sea, 6 / 15 See Street, Bargara
Wednesday, 28 February, 10.30am - 11.30am

Western Australia

Maddington

Gosnells Bush Fire Brigade

All official NRBD merchanise will be for sale..

Centro Burslem Drive & Attfield Street, Maddington WA
Sunday,23 - 25 February

Freebies For Fireys

To be eligible to receive any of the goods, services or events listed below, you MUST be a current serving fire fighter and show your fire service identification. If your business would like to offer something to show your appreciation, please contact us with the details.

Queensland