Get Ready Burdekin at ANZAC Park

Bring a picnic lunch and come along for an afternoon of fun and information!!!

Get Ready Queensland is about building our resilience to deal with the extreme weather and natural disasters that are a part of living in our beautiful state. Its aim is to make Queensland Australia’s most disaster resilient state. Let’s work together to make the Burdekin a disaster resilient region.

“If you do a little, we all accomplish a lot”

Workshops:

  • Emergency Kits – What are they. Go into the draw to win an Emergency Kit (EMQ)
  • Pets in Disasters – How to take care of your pets. Go into the draw to win a 3 day pet survival kit (BSC)
  • Kids Corner – Colouring- in, painting, drawing (Ayr Ambulance Committee)
  • Evacuation Routes – Where is your home on the map and would you know what to do if you had to evacuate? (BSC). Go into the draw to win a generator (BSC)
  • Sand Bags – Sandbagging and correct techniques to save your property (SES)

Free Activities for the family:

  • Rock Wall Climbing
  • Jumping Castle
  • Face Painting

Other attractions:

  • Emergency Services Displays
  • Market Stalls
  • ASK 4 Ice-cream
  • Lollies
  • Drinks

 Steps to get prepared

  • Prepare your emergency plan
  • Prepare your emergency kit
  • Prepare your home
  • Tune into warnings

 

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