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SA Country Fire Service Station

Belair

Information on this station was last updated on Friday, May 24, 2019

Belair Station
Belair Station     -     Picture by CFS Promotions Unit
Belair 34P
Belair 34P     -     Picture by Braeden Gatt
Belair BW10
Belair BW10     -     Picture by Eden Hills CFS
Belair Pumper
Belair Pumper     -     Picture by Steve Schueler

Comments On Station Also Group base for Sturt Group
New 34P delivered January 2006
New medium pumper delivered August 2018

Station Information
Region : Region 1
Group : Sturt Group
Established: 1943

Contact Information
Physical Location 15a Sheoak Road, Belair SA
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CFS Map Book Map: MLR 148B Ref: 834247
UBD Map: 143 Ref: A10
GPS Lattitude: -34.996847 Longitude: 138.626149
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Phone Numbers In an EMERGENCY Triple Zero - 000
Station When Manned (08) 8278 4598
Fax (08) 8278 1630
Postal Address PO Box 213,
Belair SA 5052
E-mail Belair CFS - belair_cfs@internode.on.net

How To Join
Training Occurs Friday 1930 Hrs (7:30pm) to 2230 Hrs (10:30pm)
Advice to Recruits New members welcome but required to comply with CFS induction programs and standard application processes. Contact Captain, Mark Brooks, on a training night
Advice to Cadets Training on a Group basis, Wednesday 1900-2100 Hrs (7.00pm-9.00 pm) at various stations within the group. Please contact your local brigade for further information

Vehicles & Appliances
Belair 34P 4WD, 3000L Light Pumper
Make and Model: Isuzu FTS750 Crew
Water Capacity: 3000 Litres
Foam Quantity: 60 Litres
Registration Number: XQB650
Equipment: Breathing Apparatus: 4
Lighting
Chainsaw: 1
PPV Fan
GPS
High Rise Kit
Medical Oxygen
Defibrillation Equipment
Specialist Equipment: Quick cut saw
Belair BWC10 Large Volume Water Tanker
Make and Model: Isuzu FVZ 1400
Water Capacity: 10000 Litres
Registration Number: VFD494
Equipment: Chainsaw: 1
Floating Collar Dam: 2
GPS
Quick Fill Pump
Belair Pumper Medium Pumper
Make and Model: Isuzu FTR 150-260 Crew
Water Capacity: 2500 Litres
Registration Number: S033AQW
Equipment: Breathing Apparatus: 4
Rescue Litter
Lighting
Generator
Chainsaw: 1
Medical Oxygen
Defibrillation 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 - 6 sets
Chainsaw - 3 saw(s)
Defibrillator - 2 unit(s)
Firefighting Foam - 140 Litres
Portable Generator - 1 unit(s)
GPS - 2 unit(s)
Portable flood lighting - 1 set(s)
Medical Oxygen equipment - 2 set(s)
Floating Collar Dam - 1 dam(s)
PPV Fan
Specialist Equipment - Quick cut saw
Rescue Litter - 2 litter(s)
 
Response Area Includes : Grasslands - Grasslands
Hills & Mountains - Hills & Mountains
Hospital / Nursing Home - Hospitals and Aged Care facilities
Industrial Parks - Industrial and Commercial areas
Metropolitan - Major City and Suburban areas
National Parks - National Park areas
Rural Areas - General Rural environments
Bushland & Scrub - Bushland & Scrub
Special Risks - Special Risks - Railway traffic running through area. Main arterial road to the city.
Towns & Urban Areas - Towns & Urban Areas
 
Communications : GRN Radio Channel: 146 & 147
VHF Radio Channel: 39, 40, 41

Incidents Attended Statistics for 2018-19 - 142 Responses
Alarm activation by outside tradesman/occupier activities 1 0.70% 3 Hrs 0.28%
Alarm activation due to steam, shower, bath, sauna, urn/kettle 4 2.82% 8 Hrs 0.74%
Alarm sounded no evidence of fire 1 0.70% 2 Hrs 0.18%
Alarm system suspected malfunction 4 2.82% 22 Hrs 2.03%
Animal rescue 2 1.41% 8 Hrs 0.74%
Arcing, shorted electrical equipment 1 0.70% 3 Hrs 0.28%
Assist other agencies 14 9.86% 45 Hrs 4.14%
Barbecue or hangi 1 0.70% 1 Hrs 0.09%
Brush fence 2 1.41% 1 Hrs 0.09%
Building fire 2 1.41% 15 Hrs 1.38%
Building fire - content only 1 0.70% 84 Hrs 7.73%
Building fire - structure & content 1 0.70% 38 Hrs 3.50%
Building fire - structure only 1 0.70% 5 Hrs 0.46%
Combustible / flammable leak 1 0.70% 2 Hrs 0.18%
Cooking fumes (toast or foodstuffs) 2 1.41% 6 Hrs 0.55%
Cover assignment 1 0.70% 45 Hrs 4.14%
Detector suspected malfunction 5 3.52% 12 Hrs 1.10%
Did not arrive (stop call) 2 1.41% 1 Hrs 0.09%
Fip - reset prior to arrival by management 3 2.11% 4 Hrs 0.37%
Good intent call 3 2.11% 7 Hrs 0.64%
Grass or stubble fire 5 3.52% 43 Hrs 3.96%
Heat related and electrical 1 0.70% 2 Hrs 0.18%
Investigation (smoke) 3 2.11% 6 Hrs 0.55%
Mobile property fire - passenger vehicle 2 1.41% 7 Hrs 0.64%
Other (outside fire) 3 2.11% 39 Hrs 3.59%
Other assistance 5 3.52% 68 Hrs 6.26%
Rubbish bin 1 0.70% 4 Hrs 0.37%
Rubbish, refuse or waste - abandoned outside 1 0.70% 3 Hrs 0.28%
Scrub and grass fire 5 3.52% 282 Hrs 25.97%
Severe weather and natural disaster 1 0.70% 2 Hrs 0.18%
Smoke detector operated, no fire - ext smke, bushfires, burnouts 2 1.41% 3 Hrs 0.28%
Tree down 28 19.72% 76 Hrs 7.00%
Unauthorised burning 1 0.70% 2 Hrs 0.18%
Vehicle accident / no injury 19 13.38% 93 Hrs 8.56%
Vehicle accident rescue 1 0.70% 16 Hrs 1.47%
Vehicle accident with injuries 10 7.04% 63 Hrs 5.80%
Water or steam leak 1 0.70% 2 Hrs 0.18%
Water removal 1 0.70% 63 Hrs 5.80%
Total Incidents for 2018-19 142 1,086 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2017-18 156 1859 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2016-17 212 1216 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2015-16 94 465 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2014-15 107 1713 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2013-14 158 2083 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2012-13 147 1450 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2011-12 157 1497 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2010-11 166 1399 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2009-10 150 1423 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2008-09 145 1339 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2007-08 125 10443 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2006-07 143 1354 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2005-06 139 1666 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2004-05 164 1489 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2003-04 156 1398 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2002-03 211 1696 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2001-02 153 1076 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2000-01 195
Total Incidents for 1999-00 214
Total Incidents for 1998-99 177
Total Incidents for 1997-98 232

Post Codes
In Response Area
5042 5052 5062
Towns, Suburbs & Localities In Response Area
Belair, SA
Brown Hill Creek, SA
Craigburn Farm, SA
Glenalta, SA
Lynton, SA
Mitcham, SA
Pasadena, SA

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