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Westfield: Staying Alive & Fireworks


Sat 1 Dec 2012, 10:00am–10:00pm

Where: Albany Lakes Civic Park, Civic Crescent, Albany, Auckland

Restrictions: All Ages

Ticket Information:

  • Admission: Free

Listed by: ngapes

Get ready for a day out like no other: Staying Alive: Emergency Services and Volunteer Open Day is coming to Westfield Albany.

Day schedule:
10am-4pm: Staying Alive: Emergency and Volunteer ServicesOpen Day
6pm: Westfield Entertainment kicks off on the main stage
9pm: Westfield Albany outdoor Christmas tree is lit followed by fireworks display.
Cost: Free to attend. Gold coin donations gratefully received.

Supported by Westfield Albany, Staying Alive is a celebration of the work our NZ Fire Service, police, ambulance, and Civil Defence and emergency service rescue teams do on a daily basis. Emergency services professionals will showcase their skills at this exciting educational event which will include exhilarating displays of road crash rescue re-enactments, airport striker demos, police dog training routines, rural fire fighting shows and airport crash fire exhibitions.

Fire-fighters will be stationed on car park entrances collecting gold coin donations with all money raised going to the Burns Support Group Charitable Trust .

In the midst of all the action look out for the arrival of a special visitor from the North Pole who will be ‘dropping in’ to the main stage at the Council’s Albany Civic Lakes from 1.00pm.

From 6pm, entertainment provided by Westfield Albany will kick off with a star-studded line up including chart-topping Kiwi boy band Titanium, J Williams and Brooke Duff.

The Westfield Albany outdoor Christmas tree will be lit at 9pm, before the grand finale; Westfield’s famous fireworks display lighting up the Albany skyline for the fifth year running.

For an enjoyable dining experience book a table at one of our fabulous restaurants in the Plaza. Tables fill up quickly and are always in hot demand so book today:

Bolero: 444 0213
Caffe Massimo: 444 6944
Columbus Coffee: 441 4675
Mama Loco: 444 1076 (restaurant bookings only)
The Merchant Bar & Kitchen: 444 1076 (restaurant bookings only)
Paper Moon: 447 3237

Restaurants to book near Westfield: Staying Alive & Fireworks