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SA Country Fire Service Station

Monarto

Information on this station was last updated on Sunday, April 11, 2021

Monarto Station
Monarto Station     -     Picture by CFS Promotions Unit
Monarto 34P
Monarto 34P     -     Picture by CFS Promotions Unit

Comments On Station New 34P delivered October 2015

Station Information
Region : Region 3
Group : Swanport Group
Established: 1979

Contact Information
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Physical Location 44 Ferries McDonald Road, Monarto South SA
CFS Map Book Map: MLR 122D, 294119
GPS Latitude: -35.121518 Longitude: 139.128756
Phone Numbers In an EMERGENCY Triple Zero - 000
Station When Manned (08) 8534 4184
Fax (08) 8534 4184
Postal Address PO Box 310,
Monarto South SA 5254

How To Join
Training Occurs Tuesday 7:30pm
Advice to Recruits Please contact station on a training night, or contact the Captain, Barrie Gale on 0438 311 497
Advice to Cadets Contact station on a training night

Vehicles & Appliances
Monarto 34P 4WD, 3000L Light Pumper
Make and Model: Isuzu FTS800 Crew
Water Capacity: 3000 Litres
Foam Quantity: 40 Litres
Registration Number: S694AQM
Equipment: Breathing Apparatus: 2
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
Fires - Structure - House / Factory / Shed Fires
 
Specialist Equipment : Breathing Apparatus - 2 sets
Chainsaw - 1 saw(s)
Firefighting Foam - 100 Litres
Portable Generator - 1 unit(s)
GPS - 1 unit(s)
Portable flood lighting - 1 set(s)
 
Response Area Includes : Airport / Airstrip - Aircraft landing area
Agricultural Crops - Agricultural Crops
Grasslands - Grasslands
Hills & Mountains - Hills & Mountains
Industrial Parks - Industrial and Commercial areas
National Parks - National Park areas
Rural Areas - General Rural environments
Bushland & Scrub - Bushland & Scrub
Silos - Grain Silos
Special Risks - Special Risks - Monarto Zoo
Towns & Urban Areas - Towns & Urban Areas
 
Communications : GRN Radio Channel: 206
VHF Radio Channel: 17, 49, 63
UHF CB Radio Channel: 25

Incidents Attended Statistics for 2021-2022 - 60 Responses
Alarm Activation By Outside Tradesman/Occupier Activities - 765 1 1.67% 1 Hrs 0.07%
Alarm Activation Due To Steam, Shower, Bath, Sauna, Urn/Kettle - 768 4 6.67% 9 Hrs 0.62%
Alarm Sounded No Evidence Of Fire 1 1.67% N/A
Alarm System Suspected Malfunction - 739 7 11.67% 141 Hrs 9.74%
Assist Other Agencies 2 3.33% 195 Hrs 13.47%
Building Fire - Structure & Content 1 1.67% 4 Hrs 0.28%
Chemical Spill Or Leak 1 1.67% 161 Hrs 11.12%
Detector Suspected Malfunction - 747 4 6.67% 24 Hrs 1.66%
Did Not Arrive (Stop Call) 1 1.67% N/A
Extrication/Rescue(Not Vehicle) 1 1.67% 36 Hrs 2.49%
Failure To Notify When Testing Or Incorrect Test By Service Comp - 763 1 1.67% 1 Hrs 0.07%
Fip - Reset Prior To Arrival By Management - 730 3 5.00% 6 Hrs 0.41%
Fip Not Activated - Atu Activated - 773 1 1.67% 3 Hrs 0.21%
Flood 1 1.67% 22 Hrs 1.52%
Good Intent Call 1 1.67% N/A
Grass Or Stubble Fire 8 13.33% 162 Hrs 11.19%
Mobile Property / Vehicle 2 3.33% 142 Hrs 9.81%
Mobile Property Fire - Off Road Vehicles 1 1.67% 44 Hrs 3.04%
Mobile Property Fire - Road Transport Vehicle 3 5.00% 53 Hrs 3.66%
Oil Or Other Combustible Liquid Spill 1 1.67% 11 Hrs 0.76%
Other (Outside Fire) 2 3.33% 192 Hrs 13.26%
Other Assistance 1 1.67% 3 Hrs 0.21%
Police Matter 1 1.67% 4 Hrs 0.28%
Rubbish, Refuse Or Waste - Abandoned Outside 1 1.67% 6 Hrs 0.41%
Scrub And Grass Fire 1 1.67% 9 Hrs 0.62%
Sprinkler Water Pressure Fluctuations/Equipment Fault - 734 1 1.67% 2 Hrs 0.14%
Tree Fire 1 1.67% 3 Hrs 0.21%
Vehicle Accident / No Injury 1 1.67% N/A
Vehicle Accident Rescue 1 1.67% 18 Hrs 1.24%
Vehicle Accident With Injuries 5 8.33% 196 Hrs 13.54%
Total Incidents for 2021-2022 60 1,448 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2020-2021 54 1491 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2019-20 46 1667 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2018-19 38 449 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2017-18 55 1030 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2016-17 52 382 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2015-16 42 235 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2014-15 41 264 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2013-14 57 429 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2012-13 64 1759 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2011-12 45 671 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2010-11 35 311 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2009-10 43 490 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2008-09 26 171 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2007-08 31 156 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2006-07 35 407 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2005-06 23 280 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2004-05 34 346 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2003-04 41 162 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2002-03 24 164 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2001-02 37 185 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2000-01 30
Total Incidents for 1999-00 24
Total Incidents for 1998-99 30
Total Incidents for 1997-98 17

Post Codes
In Response Area
5254
Towns, Suburbs & Localities In Response Area
Monarto, SA
Monarto South, SA
Rocky Gully, SA

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