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SA Country Fire Service Station

Brukunga

Information on this station was last updated on Wednesday, October 25, 2017

Brukunga Station
Brukunga Station     -     Picture by CFS Promotions Unit
Brukunga 34
Brukunga 34     -     Picture by CFS Promotions Unit
Brukunga 14
Brukunga 14     -     Picture by James Clements

Comments On Station Refurbished 34 appliance delivered February 2009

Station Information
Region : Region 1
Group : Heysen Group
Established: 1955

Contact Information
Physical Location 4 Peggy Buxton Road, Brukunga SA
(See this station on Google Maps)
CFS Map Book Map: MLR 150A Ref: 123249
UBD Map: 150 Ref: M9
GPS Lattitude: -35.000270 Longitude: 138.942789
(See an aerial view of this station using Google Earth (GDA94))
Phone Numbers In an EMERGENCY Triple Zero - 000
Station When Manned (08) 8388 6255
Fax (08) 8388 0878
Postal Address PO Box 928,
Nairne SA 5252

How To Join
Training Occurs Monday 1900 Hrs (7:00pm)
Advice to Recruits Please attend on any training Night
Advice to Cadets Please attend on any training Night

Vehicles & Appliances
Brukunga 14 4WD, 500L Quick Response Vehicle
Make and Model: Toyota Landcruiser HDJ79
Water Capacity: 460 Litres
Registration Number: VQX298
Equipment:
Brukunga 34 4WD, 3000L General Purpose Appliance
Make and Model: Isuzu FTS750 Crew
Water Capacity: 3000 Litres
Foam Quantity: 60 Litres
Registration Number: XQB415
Equipment: Breathing Apparatus: 2
Chainsaw: 1
GPS
Brukunga Trailer Pump Support Trailer
Make and Model: Treg
Registration Number: TJN415
Equipment: Quick Fill Pump

Emergency Response Information
Response Types : Natural Disasters - Storm Damage / Flooding
Fires - Other - Car, Rubbish and Other fires
Fires - Rural - Grass Fires, Bush Fires
Fires - Structure - House / Factory / Shed Fires
 
Specialist Equipment : Breathing Apparatus - 2 sets
Chainsaw - 1 saw(s)
Firefighting Foam - 80 Litres
Portable Generator - 1 unit(s)
GPS - 1 unit(s)
 
Response Area Includes : Grasslands - Grasslands
Hills & Mountains - Hills & Mountains
Industrial Parks - Industrial and Commercial areas
Rural Areas - General Rural environments
Bushland & Scrub - Bushland & Scrub
Towns & Urban Areas - Towns & Urban Areas
 
Communications : GRN Radio Channel: 128 & 129
VHF Radio Channel: 87, 77,103
UHF CB Radio Channel: 8

Incidents Attended Statistics for 2016-17 - 59 Responses
Alarm Sounded No Evidence Of Fire 1 1.69% 9 Hrs 2.13%
Alarm System Suspected Malfunction 1 1.69% 1 Hrs 0.24%
Assist Other Agencies 1 1.69% N/A
Building Fire 1 1.69% 1 Hrs 0.24%
Building Fire - Structure & Content 1 1.69% 23 Hrs 5.44%
Building Fire - Structure Only 2 3.39% 6 Hrs 1.42%
Detector Suspected Malfunction 1 1.69% N/A
Flood 8 13.56% 177 Hrs 41.84%
Grass Or Stubble Fire 1 1.69% 28 Hrs 6.62%
Investigation (Smoke) 1 1.69% 3 Hrs 0.71%
Mobile Property Fire - Road Transport Vehicle 1 1.69% 1 Hrs 0.24%
Other Assistance 2 3.39% 10 Hrs 2.36%
Rubbish Fire 1 1.69% 6 Hrs 1.42%
Rubbish, Refuse Or Waste - Abandoned Outside 1 1.69% N/A
Severe Weather And Natural Disaster 3 5.08% 32 Hrs 7.57%
Steam Vapour, Fog Or Dust Thought To Be Smoke 1 1.69% 32 Hrs 7.57%
Tree Down 25 42.37% 80 Hrs 18.91%
Tree Fire 2 3.39% N/A
Vehicle Accident / No Injury 4 6.78% 14 Hrs 3.31%
Vehicle Accident Rescue 1 1.69% N/A
Total Incidents for 2016-17 59 423 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2015-16 31 292 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2014-15 48 1101 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2013-14 58 1504 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2012-13 42 266 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2011-12 27 202 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2010-11 31 374 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2009-10 36 594 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2008-09 15 209 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2007-08 18 195 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2006-07 43 581 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2005-06 29 361 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2004-05 36 1146 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2003-04 19 135 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2002-03 35 141 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2001-02 36 496 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2000-01 53
Total Incidents for 1999-00 64
Total Incidents for 1998-99 46
Total Incidents for 1997-98 19

Post Codes
In Response Area
5244 5252
Towns, Suburbs & Localities In Response Area
Brukunga, SA
Dawesley, SA
Harrogate, SA

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