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SA Country Fire Service Station

Mount Burr

Information on this station was last updated on Wednesday, March 3, 2021

Mount Burr Station
Mount Burr Station     -     Picture by CFS Promotions Unit
Mount Burr 34
Mount Burr 34     -     Picture by Graeme Mellor

Comments On Station Moved into new station, August 2020

Station Information
Region : Region 5
Group : Wattle Range Group
Established: 1973

Contact Information
Physical Location Cnr of Thomas Dr and Pettmann Tce, Mount Burr SA
(See this station on Google Maps)
CFS Map Book Map: LSE 10 Ref: 519449
GPS Latitude: -37.541314 Longitude: 140.455685
(See an aerial view of this station using Google Earth (GDA94))
Phone Numbers In an EMERGENCY Triple Zero - 000
Station When Manned (08) 8734 8169
Fax (08) 8734 8169
Postal Address 53 Brown St,
Mount Burr SA 5279

How To Join
Training Occurs Wednesdays 7.00pm
Advice to Recruits Please attend station on training nights, or contact Captain, Trevor Schultz
Advice to Cadets

Vehicles & Appliances
Mount Burr 34 4WD, 3000L General Purpose Appliance
Make and Model: Hino Osprey 700 GT
Water Capacity: 3000 Litres
Foam Quantity: 80 Litres
Registration Number: XQO289
Equipment: Lighting
Generator
Chainsaw: 1
GPS

Emergency Response Information
Response Types : Natural Disasters - Storm Damage / Flooding
Fires - Other - Car, Rubbish and Other fires
Fires - Rural - Grass Fires, Bush Fires
 
Specialist Equipment : Chainsaw - 1 saw(s)
Firefighting Foam - 80 Litres
Portable Generator - 1 unit(s)
GPS - 1 unit(s)
Portable flood lighting - 1 set(s)
 
Response Area Includes : Agricultural Crops - Agricultural Crops
Grasslands - Grasslands
Rural Areas - General Rural environments
Towns & Urban Areas - Towns & Urban Areas
 
Communications : GRN Radio Channel: 231
VHF Radio Channel: 36, 35, 23

Incidents Attended Statistics for 2019-20 - 15 Responses
Assist other agencies 1 6.67% N/A
Building fire 2 13.33% 192 Hrs 27.20%
Grass or stubble fire 4 26.67% 514 Hrs 72.80%
Mobile property / vehicle 1 6.67% N/A
Tree down 6 40.00% N/A
Vehicle accident / no injury 1 6.67% N/A
Total Incidents for 2019-20 15 706 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2018-19 9 129 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2017-18 17 39 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2016-17 15
Total Incidents for 2015-16 11
Total Incidents for 2014-15 7 10 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2013-14 15 16 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2012-13 10 35 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2011-12 14 59 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2010-11 4
Total Incidents for 2009-10 1 2 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2006-07 8 169 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2005-06 13 75 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2004-05 8 95 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2003-04 11 101 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2002-03 15 142 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2001-02 16 120 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2000-01 15
Total Incidents for 1999-00 13
Total Incidents for 1998-99 23
Total Incidents for 1997-98 20

Post Codes
In Response Area
5279
Towns, Suburbs & Localities In Response Area
Mount Burr, SA
Mount McIntyre, SA

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