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SACFS

SA Country Fire Service Station

Summertown and District

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

Summertown Station
Summertown Station     -     Picture by CFS Promotions Unit
Summertown 34P
Summertown 34P     -     Picture by CFS Promotions Unit
Summertown 14
Summertown 14     -     Picture by CFS Promotions Unit
Summertown BW8
Summertown BW8     -     Picture by CFS Promotions Unit

Comments On Station New 34P appliance delivered December 2009
New 14 appliance delivered August 2013

Station Information
Region : Region 1
Group : East Torrens Group
Established: 1958

Contact Information
Physical Location 1079 Greenhill Road, Summertown SA
(See this station on Google Maps)
CFS Map Book Map: MLR 149A Ref: 928291
UBD Map: 133 Ref: J9
GPS Lattitude: -34.959497 Longitude: 138.731196
(See an aerial view of this station using Google Earth (GDA94))
Phone Numbers In an EMERGENCY Triple Zero - 000
Station When Manned (08) 8390 3535
Fax (08) 8390 0329
Postal Address PO Box 1150,
Uraidla SA 5142
E-mail Summertown CFS - stowncfs@gmail.com

How To Join
Training Occurs Monday 2000 Hrs (8.00pm)
Advice to Recruits Please call general business number any time, or attend station on a training night.
Advice to Cadets Please call general business number any time, or attend station on a training night.

Vehicles & Appliances
Summertown 14 4WD, 1000L General Purpose Appliance
Make and Model: Isuzu NPS300
Water Capacity: 1600 Litres
Foam Quantity: 20 Litres
Registration Number: XQN128
Equipment: Chainsaw: 1
Summertown 34P 4WD, 3000L Light Pumper
Make and Model: Isuzu FTS800 Crew
Water Capacity: 3000 Litres
Foam Quantity: 60 Litres
Registration Number: S582AQA
Equipment: Breathing Apparatus: 4
Lighting
Chainsaw: 1
GPS
Summertown BW8 Large Volume Water Tanker
Make and Model: Isuzu FVR900 Long
Water Capacity: 8500 Litres
Registration Number: WIV166
Equipment: Lighting
Floating Collar Dam: 1
PPV Fan
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
BA Compressor - 1 unit(s)
Chainsaw - 2 saw(s)
Firefighting Foam - 80 Litres
GPS - 3 unit(s)
Portable flood lighting - 1 set(s)
Floating Collar Dam - 1 dam(s)
 
Response Area Includes : Agricultural Crops - Agricultural Crops
Hills & Mountains - Hills & Mountains
Hospital / Nursing Home - Hospitals and Aged Care facilities
Orchard / Viticulture - Fruit Orchards & Vineyards
National Parks - National Park areas
Rural Areas - General Rural environments
Bushland & Scrub - Bushland & Scrub
Towns & Urban Areas - Towns & Urban Areas
 
Communications : GRN Radio Channel: 126 & 127
VHF Radio Channel: 92, 97,104

Incidents Attended Statistics for 2016-17 - 71 Responses
Alarm Activation By Outside Tradesman/Occupier Activities 2 2.82% 9 Hrs 1.58%
Alarm Activation Due To Aerosol Use (Hair Spray, Insecticides) 2 2.82% 14 Hrs 2.46%
Alarm Sounded No Evidence Of Fire 3 4.23% 11 Hrs 1.93%
Alarm System Suspected Malfunction 1 1.41% 6 Hrs 1.05%
Alarm Unintentional - Workmen,Testing 1 1.41% 4 Hrs 0.70%
Arcing, Shorted Electrical Equipment 1 1.41% 5 Hrs 0.88%
Building Fire 3 4.23% 47 Hrs 8.25%
Building Fire - Structure & Content 2 2.82% 16 Hrs 2.81%
Did Not Arrive (Stop Call) 4 5.63% 5 Hrs 0.88%
Fixed Alarm (Smoke Detector Malfunction) 2 2.82% 7 Hrs 1.23%
Flood 3 4.23% 34 Hrs 5.96%
Good Intent Call 1 1.41% 8 Hrs 1.40%
Grass Or Stubble Fire 1 1.41% 4 Hrs 0.70%
Medical Assist 3 4.23% 18 Hrs 3.16%
Mobile Property / Vehicle 1 1.41% 6 Hrs 1.05%
Oil Or Other Combustible Liquid Spill 1 1.41% 8 Hrs 1.40%
Other Assistance 1 1.41% 4 Hrs 0.70%
Rubbish Fire 4 5.63% 36 Hrs 6.32%
Scrub And Grass Fire 2 2.82% 45 Hrs 7.89%
Severe Weather And Natural Disaster 1 1.41% 2 Hrs 0.35%
Tree Down 26 36.62% 220 Hrs 38.60%
Vehicle Accident / No Injury 3 4.23% 28 Hrs 4.91%
Vehicle Accident With Injuries 3 4.23% 33 Hrs 5.79%
Total Incidents for 2016-17 71 570 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2015-16 55 1210 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2014-15 45 2696 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2013-14 76 5751 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2012-13 61 1244 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2011-12 47 319 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2010-11 35 291 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2009-10 50 649 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2008-09 58 422 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2007-08 31 276 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2006-07 65 1042 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2005-06 42 747 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2004-05 54 1018 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2003-04 51 808 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2002-03 48 474 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2001-02 50 716 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2000-01 42
Total Incidents for 1999-00 28
Total Incidents for 1998-99 36
Total Incidents for 1997-98 49

Post Codes
In Response Area
5141 5142
Towns, Suburbs & Localities In Response Area
Horsnell Gully,
Summertown, SA
Uraidla, SA

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