Thank you to everyone who came along to Touch-a-Truck, we hope you had a fantastic day! Check out all of the action from the day with this video of the 2018 event highlights!
Free school holiday fun where kids can get up close and personal with their favourite trucks to see how they work. The event will be in Civic Park, Modbury and will feature rubbish trucks, water trucks, a fire truck, street sweepers, bobcats, a monster truck and lots more for the kids to see and 'touch'. If you are looking for more entertainment then don't look past the free children's entertainment including jumping castles, face painting and Dig-a-Dino. Our friends from Waterworld and the Turramurra Rec Centre (Junior Gym) will also be on-site with some fun activations for the kids!
Food and drink vendors will be at the event to cater to all of your lunch and snack needs throughout the day. Parking is available in the Council and Library car parks.
We will also be bringing back our 'sensory friendly zone' from 9:30am to 11:00am. During this time the event will be a quiet zone with no honking of horns or loud music/announcements. After 11:00am the event will be open to all.
Event date: Friday 12 October from 9:30am to 2:30pm
Frequently Asked Questions
Where do I park my car?
Limited parking will be available in the City of Tea Tree Gully Council and Library carpark.
What time does the event start and finish?
This event starts at 9:30am and finishes at 2:30pm with the first hour and a half of the event being a sensory friendly zone (no horns or loud noises) for children with special needs.
Will there be food and water available?
Just Chips, Sugarcoated, Clucking Delicious and Shakestreet will be on the park for the duration of the event. Food and drink will be available for purchase. The Bake and Brew Cafe (in the TTG Library building) will also be open for food and beverage service.
Is there other entertainment?
Absolutely, there will be free face painting, jumping castles and our friends from Dig-a-Dino set up on the park as well as some activations from the Turramurra Rec Centre Junior Gym and Waterworld. There will also be music and a picnic area for families to enjoy.
Does it cost anything?
Touch-a-Truck is a free community event run by the Tea Tree Gully council.
Is this event pet friendly?
We do not encourage you to bring your pets to this event.