Wednesday 20 May 2020
20 May 2020


Our SES volunteers come from all walks of life, all backgrounds and all professions. In fact, the main thing SES volunteers have in common is a desire to make a contribution within their community. Some of the activities that contribute to the community is through storm and flood response, road crash rescue, remote area search and rescue and public relations/community events.

I wanted to give you an opportunity to get involved in this fun and important show of support. There are a number of ways in which your organisation can show your support for the SES volunteers, including: 

  • lighting an iconic building or statue in orange (e.g. Leven Bridge at Ulverstone will be lit with orange lights); 
  • hosting a morning or afternoon tea with a dress up in orange theme; 
  • advertising WOW Day in prominent areas of your workplace; or 
  • promoting WOW Day on your various Social media sources.

To help you with this the WOW Day website ( contains a variety of ideas and downloadable resources to aid in becoming involved, the site contains: 

  • social media tools; 
  • suggestions for WOW Day activities; and 
  • a media kit containing posters, selfie frames and other resources.

If you’d like to participate, please contact Colleen Ridge

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Ph: (03) 6173 2700
for general enquiries.

For emergency assistance in floods and storms call 132 500.