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SACFS

SA Country Fire Service Station

Port Broughton

Information on this station was last updated on Thursday, August 8, 2019

Port Broughton Station
Port Broughton Station     -     Picture by CFS Promotions Unit
Port Broughton 24P
Port Broughton 24P     -     Picture by Athol Rayson
Port Broughton 34
Port Broughton 34     -     Picture by Josh Jeffree

Comments On Station New 24P appliance delivered August 2004
New 34 delivered September 2016

Station Information
Region : Region 4
Group : Spencer Group
Established: 1952

Contact Information
Physical Location 20 Harvey Street, Port Broughton SA
(See this station on Google Maps)
CFS Map Book Map: YPMN 297 Ref: 721785
GPS Lattitude: -33.599730 Longitude: 137.932085
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Phone Numbers In an EMERGENCY Triple Zero - 000
Station When Manned (08) 8635 2053
Fax (08) 8635 3041
Postal Address 31 Harvey Street,
Port Broughton SA 5522
E-mail Port Broughton CFS - portbroughtoncfs@internode.on.net

How To Join
Training Occurs Wednesday 1900 Hrs (7:00 pm)
Advice to Recruits Please attend the station on a training night
Advice to Cadets

Vehicles & Appliances
Broughton 24P 4WD, 2000L Light Pumper
Make and Model: Isuzu FTS750 Crew
Water Capacity: 2000 Litres
Foam Quantity: 60 Litres
Registration Number: XQB151
Equipment: Breathing Apparatus: 4
Lighting
Generator
GPS
Defibrillation Equipment
Port Broughton 34 4WD, 3000L General Purpose Appliance
Make and Model: Isuzu FTS800 Crew
Water Capacity: 3000 Litres
Foam Quantity: 40 Litres
Registration Number: S327AQN
Equipment: Chainsaw: 1
GPS

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 - 4 sets
Chainsaw
Defibrillator
Firefighting Foam - 60 Litres
Portable Generator - 1 unit(s)
GPS - 2 unit(s)
 
Response Area Includes : Agricultural Crops - Agricultural Crops
Grasslands - Grasslands
Hospital / Nursing Home - Hospitals and Aged Care facilities
Rural Areas - General Rural environments
Bushland & Scrub - Bushland & Scrub
Towns & Urban Areas - Towns & Urban Areas
 
Communications : GRN Radio Channel: 074 & 059
VHF Radio Channel: 72, 82, 78
UHF CB Radio Channel: 9, 19, 29

Incidents Attended Statistics for 2018-19 - 34 Responses
Accidental operation of alarm, human activity simulated cond. 2 5.88% 120 Hrs 5.30%
Alarm activation by outside tradesman/occupier activities 1 2.94% 104 Hrs 4.59%
Alarm activation due to poor building maint-dust,cobwebs,insects 1 2.94% 6 Hrs 0.26%
Assist other agencies 4 11.76% 212 Hrs 9.36%
Cooking fumes (toast or foodstuffs) 3 8.82% 94 Hrs 4.15%
Cover assignment 5 14.71% 132 Hrs 5.83%
Did not arrive (stop call) 2 5.88% 206 Hrs 9.09%
Fip - reset prior to arrival by management 1 2.94% 75 Hrs 3.31%
Grass or stubble fire 3 8.82% 218 Hrs 9.62%
Harvesting machinery fire 1 2.94% 22 Hrs 0.97%
Haystack 2 5.88% 56 Hrs 2.47%
Heat related and electrical 1 2.94% 201 Hrs 8.87%
Outside fire (not rubbish)/goodwill bins 1 2.94% 209 Hrs 9.23%
Prescribed burn 1 2.94% 76 Hrs 3.36%
Scrub and grass fire 1 2.94% 125 Hrs 5.52%
Tree down 3 8.82% 212 Hrs 9.36%
Vehicle accident / no injury 1 2.94% 28 Hrs 1.24%
Vehicle accident with injuries 1 2.94% 169 Hrs 7.46%
Total Incidents for 2018-19 34 2,265 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2017-18 33 625 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2016-17 39 442 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2015-16 43 926 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2014-15 36 514 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2013-14 33 821 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2012-13 29 372 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2011-12 30 806 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2010-11 22 267 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2009-10 39 463 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2008-09 22 504 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2007-08 22 231 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2006-07 10 58 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2005-06 12 115 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2004-05 33 353 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2003-04 11 141 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2002-03 24 182 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2001-02 17 172 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2000-01 24
Total Incidents for 1999-00 34
Total Incidents for 1998-99 21
Total Incidents for 1997-98 27

Post Codes
In Response Area
5522 5523
Towns, Suburbs & Localities In Response Area
Clements Gap, SA
Fisherman Bay, SA
Port Broughton, SA

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