Oyster River Fire Rescue Association Open House

Members of the Oyster River Volunteer Fire Rescue Association are welcoming the public to an open house at the fire hall at 2241 Catherwood Road on Saturday October 6 between 10:00 am and 2:00 pm.

Throughout the day the event will feature:

  • Tours of the department's newly developed training structure
  • Fire safety and awareness training for young and old in Comox Valley Fire Chiefs' Association fire safety house
  • Fire extinguisher demonstrations with hands-on opportunities
  • Emergency preparedness information with the manager of the Comox Valley emergency program
  • Fire safety door prizes
  • Equipment on display
  • Tours of the fire hall

There will be a BBQ lunch with proceeds going to completing the interior of the training building.

At 1:00 pm the members will demonstrate their auto extrication tools and skills with a “patient extrication” demonstration.

Please come for a visit and learn more about the fire safety and the services provided by our volunteer firefighters.
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Media contact: 
Niels Holbek, chief,
Oyster River fire rescue
Tel:  250-334-6547