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SA Country Fire Service Station

Brukunga

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

Brukunga Station
Brukunga Station     -     Picture by CFS Promotions Unit
Brukunga 34
Brukunga 34     -     Picture by CFS Promotions Unit
Brukunga QRV
Brukunga QRV     -     Picture by CFS State Training Centre

Comments On Station Refurbished 34 appliance delivered February 2009

Station Information
Region : Region 1
Group : Heysen Group
Established: 1955

Contact Information
Physical Location 4 Peggy Buxton Road, Brukunga SA
(See this station on Google Maps)
CFS Map Book Map: MLR 150A Ref: 123249
UBD Map: 150 Ref: M9
GPS Lattitude: -35.000270 Longitude: 138.942789
(See an aerial view of this station using Google Earth (GDA94))
Phone Numbers In an EMERGENCY Triple Zero - 000
Station When Manned (08) 8388 6255
Fax (08) 8388 0878
Postal Address PO Box 928,
Nairne SA 5252

How To Join
Training Occurs Monday 1900 Hrs (7:00pm)
Advice to Recruits Please attend on any training Night
Advice to Cadets Please attend on any training Night

Vehicles & Appliances
Brukunga 34 4WD, 3000L General Purpose Appliance
Make and Model: Isuzu FTS750 Crew
Water Capacity: 3000 Litres
Foam Quantity: 60 Litres
Registration Number: XQB415
Equipment: Breathing Apparatus: 2
Chainsaw: 1
GPS
Brukunga QRV 4WD, 500L Quick Response Vehicle
Make and Model: Toyota Landcruiser HDJ79
Water Capacity: 460 Litres
Registration Number: VQX298
Equipment:
Brukunga Trailer Pump Support Trailer
Make and Model: Treg
Registration Number: TJN415
Equipment: Quick Fill Pump

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)
Firefighting Foam - 80 Litres
Portable Generator - 1 unit(s)
GPS - 1 unit(s)
 
Response Area Includes : Grasslands - Grasslands
Hills & Mountains - Hills & Mountains
Industrial Parks - Industrial and Commercial areas
Rural Areas - General Rural environments
Bushland & Scrub - Bushland & Scrub
Towns & Urban Areas - Towns & Urban Areas
 
Communications : GRN Radio Channel: 128 & 129
VHF Radio Channel: 87, 77,103
UHF CB Radio Channel: 8

Incidents Attended Statistics for 2017-18 - 24 Responses
Alarm System Suspected Malfunction 1 4.17% 1 Hrs 0.26%
Building Fire 2 8.33% 41 Hrs 10.51%
Building Fire - Content Only 1 4.17% 28 Hrs 7.18%
Building Fire - Structure & Content 1 4.17% 14 Hrs 3.59%
Building Fire - Structure Only 1 4.17% 24 Hrs 6.15%
Detector Suspected Malfunction 3 12.50% 7 Hrs 1.79%
Grass Or Stubble Fire 4 16.67% 156 Hrs 40.00%
Lock Out 1 4.17% 3 Hrs 0.77%
Mobile Property / Vehicle 1 4.17% 6 Hrs 1.54%
Other (Outside Fire) 1 4.17% 66 Hrs 16.92%
Tree Down 5 20.83% 16 Hrs 4.10%
Tree Fire 1 4.17% 15 Hrs 3.85%
Vehicle Accident / No Injury 2 8.33% 13 Hrs 3.33%
Total Incidents for 2017-18 24 390 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2016-17 59 423 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2015-16 31 292 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2014-15 48 1101 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2013-14 58 1504 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2012-13 42 266 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2011-12 27 202 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2010-11 31 374 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2009-10 36 594 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2008-09 15 209 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2007-08 18 195 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2006-07 43 581 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2005-06 29 361 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2004-05 36 1146 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2003-04 19 135 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2002-03 35 141 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2001-02 36 496 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2000-01 53
Total Incidents for 1999-00 64
Total Incidents for 1998-99 46
Total Incidents for 1997-98 19

Post Codes
In Response Area
5244 5252
Towns, Suburbs & Localities In Response Area
Brukunga, SA
Dawesley, SA
Harrogate, SA

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