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SACFS

SA Country Fire Service Station

Auburn

Information on this station was last updated on Tuesday, May 11, 2021

Auburn Station
Auburn Station     -     Picture by CFS Promotions Unit
Auburn 34
Auburn 34     -     Picture by Shandel Juett
Auburn QRV
Auburn QRV     -     Picture by CFS Promotions Unit

Comments On Station New QAV delivered May 2008
New 34 appliance delivered May 2021

Station Information
Region : Region 2
Group : Gilbert Group
Established: 1939

Contact Information
Physical Location 6 Port Road, Auburn SA
(See this station on Google Maps)
CFS Map Book Map: YPMN 235 Ref: 864325
GPS Latitude: -34.027095 Longitude: 138.685043
(See an aerial view of this station using Google Earth (GDA94))
Phone Numbers In an EMERGENCY Triple Zero - 000
Station When Manned (08) 8849 2211
Fax (08) 8849 2547
Postal Address PO Box 260,
Auburn SA 5451
E-mail Auburn CFS - auburn@gilbertcfs.com.au

How To Join
Training Occurs Tuesday 7:00pm
Advice to Recruits Please contact the Captain, Raymond Hutchinson
Advice to Cadets

Vehicles & Appliances
Auburn 34 4WD, 3000L General Purpose Appliance
Make and Model: Isuzu FTS 139-260 Crew
Water Capacity: 3000 Litres
Foam Quantity: 40 Litres
Registration Number: S075BQB
Equipment: Breathing Apparatus: 2
Chainsaw: 1
GPS
Auburn QRV 4WD, 500L Quick Response Vehicle
Make and Model: Toyota Landcruiser
Water Capacity: 580 Litres
Foam Quantity: 30 Litres
Registration Number: XQN077
Equipment: GPS
Auburn Trailer Support Trailer
Make and Model: Kessner
Registration Number: TQP108
Equipment:

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)
Defibrillator
Firefighting Foam - 100 Litres
GPS - 2 unit(s)
 
Response Area Includes : Agricultural Crops - Agricultural Crops
Orchard / Viticulture - Fruit Orchards & Vineyards
Rural Areas - General Rural environments
Bushland & Scrub - Bushland & Scrub
Towns & Urban Areas - Towns & Urban Areas
 
Communications : GRN Radio Channel: 097 & 077
VHF Radio Channel: 63, 62, 58
UHF CB Radio Channel: 30

Incidents Attended Statistics for 2019-20 - 32 Responses
Alarm activation by outside tradesman/occupier activities - 765 2 6.25% 42 Hrs 14.38%
Alarm activation due to poor building maint-dust,cobwebs,insects - 766 2 6.25% 8 Hrs 2.74%
Alarm system suspected malfunction - 739 3 9.38% 4 Hrs 1.37%
Assist other agencies 1 3.13% N/A
Building fire 1 3.13% 15 Hrs 5.14%
Cover assignment 3 9.38% 171 Hrs 58.56%
Detector suspected malfunction - 747 2 6.25% 9 Hrs 3.08%
Did not arrive (stop call) 1 3.13% 1 Hrs 0.34%
Dumpster or other outside trash 1 3.13% 6 Hrs 2.05%
Fip - reset prior to arrival by management - 730 1 3.13% 6 Hrs 2.05%
Good intent call 1 3.13% 4 Hrs 1.37%
Grass or stubble fire 3 9.38% 14 Hrs 4.79%
Rubbish, refuse or waste - abandoned outside 1 3.13% N/A
Tree down 9 28.13% 12 Hrs 4.11%
Vehicle accident with injuries 1 3.13% N/A
Total Incidents for 2019-20 32 292 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2018-19 33 991 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2017-18 32 1021 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2016-17 42 968 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2015-16 43 995 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2014-15 16
Total Incidents for 2013-14 8
Total Incidents for 2012-13 5 4 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2011-12 18 414 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2010-11 29 164 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2009-10 35 285 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2008-09 27 563 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2007-08 21 911 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2006-07 33 624 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2005-06 18 1201 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2004-05 25 283 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2003-04 29 312 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2002-03 20 105 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2001-02 47 546 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2000-01 50
Total Incidents for 1999-00 61
Total Incidents for 1998-99 39
Total Incidents for 1997-98 23

Post Codes
In Response Area
5412 5451
Towns, Suburbs & Localities In Response Area
Auburn, SA
Undalya, SA
Woolshed Flat, SA

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