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SA Country Fire Service Station

Aldinga Beach

Information on this station was last updated on Sunday, May 12, 2019

Aldinga Beach Station
Aldinga Beach Station     -     Picture by CFS Promotions Unit
Aldinga Beach Station
Aldinga Beach Station     -     Picture by Luke Trewartha
Aldinga Beach 34
Aldinga Beach 34     -     Picture by Luke Trewartha
Aldinga Beach 34P
Aldinga Beach 34P     -     Picture by CFS Promotions Unit
Aldinga Beach Pumper
Aldinga Beach Pumper     -     Picture by Josh Jeffree

Comments On Station New 34P delivered November 2011
New 34 appliance delivered April 2013
Kyeema BW13 based here
New Medium pumper delivered August 2018

Station Information
Region : Region 1
Group : Kyeema Group
Established: 1968

Contact Information
Physical Location Cnr How Road and Aldinga Beach Road, Aldinga Beach SA
(See this station on Google Maps)
CFS Map Book Map: MLR 120A Ref: 700931
UBD Map: 223 Ref: N8
GPS Lattitude: -35.278028 Longitude: 138.471558
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Phone Numbers In an EMERGENCY Triple Zero - 000
Station When Manned (08) 8557 8369
Fax (08) 8556 6056
Postal Address PO Box 197,
Aldinga Beach SA 5173

How To Join
Training Occurs Wednesday 1930Hrs ( 7.30pm) & 3rd Sunday 1000 Hrs (10.00am)
Advice to Recruits Please attend Station on training night. Brigade may have a waiting list
Advice to Cadets Thursday 1845 Hrs (6.45 p.m.) Please attend Station on training night

Vehicles & Appliances
Aldinga Beach 34 4WD, 3000L General Purpose Appliance
Make and Model: Isuzu FTS800 Crew
Water Capacity: 3000 Litres
Foam Quantity: 60 Litres
Registration Number: S507AQK
Equipment: Chainsaw: 1
GPS
Aldinga Beach 34P 4WD, 3000L Light Pumper
Make and Model: Isuzu FTS800 Crew
Water Capacity: 3000 Litres
Foam Quantity: 60 Litres
Registration Number: S791AQE
Equipment: Breathing Apparatus: 4
Lighting
Generator
Chainsaw: 1
PPV Fan
GPS
Specialist Equipment: Quick cut saw
Aldinga Beach Pumper Medium Pumper
Make and Model: Isuzu FTR 150-260 Crew
Water Capacity: 2500 Litres
Foam Quantity: 60 Litres
Registration Number: S032AQW
Equipment: Breathing Apparatus: 4
RCR Heavy / Light
Lighting
Generator
Chainsaw: 1
PPV Fan
Specialist Equipment: Quick cut saw

Emergency Response Information
Response Types : Natural Disasters - Storm Damage / Flooding
Fires - Other - Car, Rubbish and Other fires
Road Crash Rescue - Road Crash Rescue
Fires - Rural - Grass Fires, Bush Fires
Fires - Structure - House / Factory / Shed Fires
 
Specialist Equipment : Breathing Apparatus - 6 sets
Chainsaw - 2 saw(s)
Defibrillator
Firefighting Foam - 160 Litres
Portable Generator - 2 unit(s)
GPS - 3 unit(s)
Portable flood lighting - 2 set(s)
Medical Oxygen equipment - 1 set(s)
PPV Fan - 1 fan(s)
RCR Heavy / Light - 1 set(s)
Specialist Equipment - Ring cutter, quick cut saw
Rescue Litter - 1 litter(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: 132 &133
VHF Radio Channel: 77, 78, 88

Incidents Attended Statistics for 2018-19 - 214 Responses
Accidental operation of alarm, human activity simulated cond. 1 0.47% 2 Hrs 0.01%
Aircraft incident / emergency 2 0.93% 393 Hrs 2.14%
Alarm activation by outside tradesman/occupier activities 2 0.93% 57 Hrs 0.31%
Alarm activation due to poor building maint-dust,cobwebs,insects 1 0.47% 173 Hrs 0.94%
Alarm operates due to power surge/spike or short circuit 1 0.47% 3 Hrs 0.02%
Alarm sounded no evidence of fire 1 0.47% 4 Hrs 0.02%
Alarm system suspected malfunction 2 0.93% 16 Hrs 0.09%
Arcing, shorted electrical equipment 1 0.47% 7 Hrs 0.04%
Assist other agencies 6 2.80% 594 Hrs 3.24%
Assist police or other gov. agency 10 4.67% 1,115 Hrs 6.09%
Barbecue or hangi 1 0.47% 2 Hrs 0.01%
Building fire 1 0.47% 136 Hrs 0.74%
Building fire - content only 1 0.47% 8 Hrs 0.04%
Building fire - structure & content 5 2.34% 476 Hrs 2.60%
Building weakend or collapsed 1 0.47% 6 Hrs 0.03%
Cooking fumes (toast or foodstuffs) 4 1.87% 18 Hrs 0.10%
Cover assignment 3 1.40% N/A
Detector suspected malfunction 4 1.87% 14 Hrs 0.08%
Did not arrive (stop call) 4 1.87% 34 Hrs 0.19%
Dumpster or other outside trash 1 0.47% 191 Hrs 1.04%
Fip - reset prior to arrival by management 1 0.47% 4 Hrs 0.02%
Good intent call 5 2.34% 12 Hrs 0.07%
Grain / crop fire 1 0.47% 41 Hrs 0.22%
Grass or stubble fire 17 7.94% 2,262 Hrs 12.35%
Hazardous material 1 0.47% 622 Hrs 3.39%
High angle/vertical rescue 1 0.47% 117 Hrs 0.64%
Investigation (smoke) 4 1.87% 452 Hrs 2.47%
Lock out 1 0.47% 7 Hrs 0.04%
Minor fuel or oil spill 2 0.93% 19 Hrs 0.10%
Mobile property / vehicle 2 0.93% 238 Hrs 1.30%
Mobile property fire - campervan/caravan 1 0.47% 18 Hrs 0.10%
Mobile property fire - passenger vehicle 6 2.80% 470 Hrs 2.57%
Odour or gas leak 1 0.47% N/A
Oil or other combustible liquid spill 2 0.93% 30 Hrs 0.16%
Other (outside fire) 2 0.93% 7 Hrs 0.04%
Other assistance 2 0.93% 290 Hrs 1.58%
Power line down 2 0.93% 18 Hrs 0.10%
Prescribed burn 5 2.34% 461 Hrs 2.52%
Rubbish bin 4 1.87% 38 Hrs 0.21%
Rubbish fire 6 2.80% 652 Hrs 3.56%
Rubbish, refuse or waste - abandoned outside 3 1.40% 36 Hrs 0.20%
Scrub and grass fire 6 2.80% 1,401 Hrs 7.65%
Severe weather and natural disaster 2 0.93% 8 Hrs 0.04%
Smoke detector operated, no fire - ext smke, bushfires, burnouts 1 0.47% 33 Hrs 0.18%
Telstra lines 1 0.47% 44 Hrs 0.24%
Tree down 12 5.61% 618 Hrs 3.37%
Vehicle accident / no injury 48 22.43% 5,593 Hrs 30.53%
Vehicle accident rescue 3 1.40% 59 Hrs 0.32%
Vehicle accident with injuries 15 7.01% 1,489 Hrs 8.13%
Wind storm 3 1.40% 22 Hrs 0.12%
Wrong location 2 0.93% 12 Hrs 0.07%
Total Incidents for 2018-19 214 18,322 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2017-18 228 21346 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2016-17 240 4648 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2015-16 255 9134 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2014-15 205 7470 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2013-14 212 5818 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2012-13 240 4199 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2011-12 185 2955 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2010-11 150 2250 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2009-10 167 2564 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2008-09 168 2466 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2007-08 169 2839 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2006-07 197 3696 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2005-06 179 2296 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2004-05 137 1113 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2003-04 134 989 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2002-03 128 1370 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2001-02 126 1216 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2000-01 130
Total Incidents for 1999-00 129
Total Incidents for 1998-99 157
Total Incidents for 1997-98 145

Post Codes
In Response Area
5170 5172 5173
Towns, Suburbs & Localities In Response Area
Aldinga, SA
Aldinga Beach, SA
Maslin Beach, SA
Port Willunga, SA
Whites Valley, SA

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