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SACFS

SA Country Fire Service Station

Ironbank

Information on this station was last updated on Thursday, June 27, 2019

Ironbank Station
Ironbank Station     -     Picture by CFS Promotions Unit
Ironbank 24
Ironbank 24     -     Picture by CFS Promotions Unit
Ironbank 34
Ironbank 34     -     Picture by CFS Promotions Unit

Comments On Station 24 delivered November 2004
New 34 appliance delivered October 2009

Station Information
Region : Region 1
Group : Mount Lofty Group
Established: 1980

Contact Information
Physical Location 350 Pole Road, Ironbank SA
(See this station on Google Maps)
CFS Map Book Map: MLR 120D Ref: 890197
UBD Map: 156 Ref: J14
GPS Lattitude: -35.043054 Longitude: 138.686280
(See an aerial view of this station using Google Earth (GDA94))
Phone Numbers In an EMERGENCY Triple Zero - 000
Station When Manned (08) 8388 2522
Fax (08) 8388 2745
Postal Address 350 Pole Road,
Ironbank SA 5153

How To Join
Training Occurs Monday 1930 Hrs (7.30 pm), Cadets Monday 1700 Hrs (5pm)
Advice to Recruits Please attend Station on training night
Advice to Cadets Cadets training Mondays from 5-6pm. Please attend station on a training night

Vehicles & Appliances
Ironbank 24 4WD, 2000L General Purpose Appliance
Make and Model: Hino Kestrel 500 FT
Water Capacity: 2000 Litres
Foam Quantity: 80 Litres
Registration Number: VTU674
Equipment:
Ironbank 34 4WD, 3000L General Purpose Appliance
Make and Model: Isuzu FTS800 Crew
Water Capacity: 3000 Litres
Foam Quantity: 60 Litres
Registration Number: XQN091
Equipment: Breathing Apparatus: 2
Chainsaw: 1

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
Firefighting Foam - 100 Litres
 
Response Area Includes : Grasslands - Grasslands
Hills & Mountains - Hills & Mountains
Rural Areas - General Rural environments
Bushland & Scrub - Bushland & Scrub
Towns & Urban Areas - Towns & Urban Areas
 
Communications : GRN Radio Channel: 136 & 137
VHF Radio Channel: 67, 68, 69

Incidents Attended Statistics for 2018-19 - 33 Responses
Animal rescue 1 3.03% 203 Hrs 9.58%
Assist other agencies 1 3.03% 54 Hrs 2.55%
Building fire 1 3.03% 2 Hrs 0.09%
Good intent call 1 3.03% 102 Hrs 4.81%
Grass or stubble fire 6 18.18% 50 Hrs 2.36%
Investigation (smoke) 2 6.06% 352 Hrs 16.60%
Mobile property / vehicle 1 3.03% 7 Hrs 0.33%
Other (outside fire) 1 3.03% 219 Hrs 10.33%
Scrub and grass fire 6 18.18% 88 Hrs 4.15%
Severe weather and natural disaster 1 3.03% 130 Hrs 6.13%
Transformer, power or utility, power pole 1 3.03% 85 Hrs 4.01%
Tree down 9 27.27% 710 Hrs 33.49%
Vehicle accident / no injury 2 6.06% 118 Hrs 5.57%
Total Incidents for 2018-19 33 2,120 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2017-18 35 194 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2016-17 96 528 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2015-16 32 1088 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2014-15 47 745 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2013-14 40 644 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2012-13 38 613 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2011-12 27 637 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2010-11 26 166 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2009-10 25 258 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2008-09 25 271 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2007-08 31 335 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2006-07 27 584 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2005-06 25 282 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2004-05 34 537 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2003-04 30 296 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2002-03 29 331 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2001-02 18 134 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2000-01 29
Total Incidents for 1999-00 34
Total Incidents for 1998-99 18
Total Incidents for 1997-98 26

Post Codes
In Response Area
5153 5157
Towns, Suburbs & Localities In Response Area
Coromandel East, SA
Heathfield, SA
Ironbank, SA

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